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Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the newly appointed Director-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO) on Tuesday paid a visit to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Headquarters in Abuja and spoke on how Nigeria can exit recession and the need to embrace the digital economy. The WTO DG who was received by a delegation led by […]Continue Reading
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The Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has made her first visit to Nigeria since she assumed office. She was received upon her arrival in the country on Saturday by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Nasir Sani-Gwarzo. Okonjo-Iweala told reporters in Abuja, the nation’s capital […]Continue Reading
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The Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has urged Nigeria to guard against entering into unfavourable bilateral trade agreements with rich countries. She advised Nigeria and other African countries to embrace multilateral trade agreements through the WTO instead of entering into agreements that might put them at a disadvantaged Continue Reading
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A former minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been appointed as the Director-General of the World Trade Organisation, becoming the first woman and first African to hold the position. The announcement of her appointment was made on Monday via a tweet by the World Trade Organisation. Her tenure begins March 1. The tweet reads: “Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala […]Continue Reading