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12 Jan
The volume of world merchandise trade fell 0.8% in the third quarter of 2021 after four consecutive quarters of strong expansion, as supply chain disruptions, shortages of production inputs and rising COVID-19 cases weighed on trade growth.
13 Oct
Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, is to speak at next Tuesday’s Global Investment Summit (GIS) in London along with British Prime Minister
1 Oct
With just seven months into her four-year tenure as the Director General at the World Trade Organisation (WTO), there are reports that Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is growing frustrated
16 Jul 2021
The Federal Government, yesterday, called for the exemption of small scale and artisanal fishers from the scope of the fisheries subsidies discipline under negotiation at the World Trade Organisation
24 Jun 2021
The Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) and ex-Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala; President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina; Governor of the Central Bank...
28 Apr 2021
New estimates from the World Trade Organisation (WTO) have shown that the volume of world merchandise trade is expected to increase by eight per cent in 2021, having fallen 5.3 in 2020,
7 Apr 2021
Like the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Nigeria is seeking the support of other countries to cling to the leadership of the Maritime Organisation for West and Central Africa (MOWCA).
24 Mar 2021
As part of efforts to restore lasting peace in the Sahel region, the Organisation of Military Sports in Africa has secured the support of the Minister of Youth and Sports Development...
18 Mar 2021
Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has refuted fresh reports that her father, Prof. (Obi) Chukuka Okonjo, who passed away in 2019
16 Mar 2021
Director-General of World Trade Organisation (WTO), Dr. Okonjo-Iweala, has situated the centrality of trade in Nigeria’s quick economic recovery if the populous black nation could add more value
15 Mar 2021
The Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is meeting in a closed-door currently with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria's former Minister of Finance is on a five-day working visit, two weeks after she resumed the office of the global body on 1st March 2021. The former…
14 Mar 2021
The Director-General, World Trade Organisation (WTO), Dr. (Mrs.) Ngozi Okonjo- Iweala, who began her historic visit to her home country, Nigeria, yesterday, promised that WTO will explore areas it can assist to Nigeria’s economy.


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