Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala begins work as DG WTO
Nigerian former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has resumed work as the Director-General of the World Trade Organization.
Welcome to Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala @NOIweala on her first day as WTO Director-General!
She makes history as the first woman and first African to take up this post. pic.twitter.com/WHWZZsA6Ka
— WTO (@wto) March 1, 2021
She resumed work today, March 1st 2021.
Ngozi is a Nigerian-American economist and international development expert. She sits on the boards of Standard Chartered Bank, Twitter, Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization, and the African Risk Capacity.