Nigeria’s Okonjo Iweala emerges first African and female Director General of the World Trade Organization today.
Though everyone knows that she is a Nigerian, here are other things you need to know about her;
1. She began her school at the age of six at the government school in the town of her birth before her family moved to Lagos.
She began her secondary education at Kings college Yaba in 1939.
Okonjo attended University College, Ibadan in 1948-49, but registered for correspondence courses with the University of London.
His studies as an external student of the University of London from 1948 to 1951 led to Okonjo being awarded a B.Sc. in Mathematics, Logic and Scientific Method in 1951.
2. Okonjo married Kamene Ofunne and they had seven children. The most famous of these seven children is Ngozi Okonjo (born 13 June 1954) who married the neurosurgeon Ikemba Iweala and is now known as Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala.
3. She also served two terms as Finance Minister of Nigeria, the first 2003-2006 and the second 2011-2015.
4. Okonjo-Iweala spent a 25-year career at the World Bank as a development economist, scaling the ranks to the Number 2 position of Managing Director, Operations (2007–2011).
5. She is a writer and here are some of the book that she wrote;
– Fighting Corruption is Dangerous : The story behind the headlines – A frontline account from Nigeria’s former finance minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, of how to fight corruption and lessons learned for governance and development. Published by MIT Press, (2018).
– Okonjo-Iweala, Ngozi. Reforming the unreformable : lessons from Nigeria (First MIT Press paperback ed.)
– Shine a Light on the Gaps – an essay on financial inclusion for African Small Holder Farmers, published by Foreign Affairs, (2015), co-authored with Janeen Madan.
– Funding the SDGs: Licit and Illicit Financial Flows from Developing Countries, published by Horizons Magazine, (2016).
Field Sales Channel Lead officer Needed at Renmoney – Apply Here
Service Advisor Needed at Renmoney – Apply Here
IT Manager Needed at Ren money – Apply Now
Receptionist / Front Desk Officer at C’ D-Demeris Pharmaceuticals Limited
Windows Server Professional (Cloud Engineers – Field and Office) at Hiqos Technologies Limited
UNIX/LINUX System Support (HPC Engineer – Office) at Hiqos Technologies Limited
How to Teach Your Child to Deal With Bullies at school and home from friends
Raising Children Who Are Financially Self-Reliant
Teaching Your Kids the Value of Charity
Daniel Szczepan Bio, Net Worth, Salary, Nationality, Age, Career
5 Reasons You Need to Stop Stressing About React Course
The 10 Best Laptops in 2022
7 Examples of Language Translators You Need to Know
How to Effectively Deal With Postpartum Depression
Why Smartphones Overheat and How to Prevent Your Phone From Overheating
Mercy Chinwo biography: songs, age, husband, net worth, wedding pictures, father, state of origin
She had 279 in JAMB: Corn seller stuns man with her fine English in viral video
VIDEO: Drama as Veteran actor Ogogo fights dirty with ‘greedy’ Area boys on the streets of Ogun State
“What Cream Did You Use?” Reactions As Young Lady Who Used To Look Black Shares Transformation Video
Kizz Daniel Finds Zambian Flower Lady He Shunned at Airport, Hugs Her and Collects New Bouquet in Video
Heart warming video of Yinka Ayefele and his triplets on stage
Cute Lady With Long Braids Enters Market, Dances With Traders and Kids, Viral Video Attracts Attention
Tyga And Tiktok Star Bella Poarch tape L£aks Online
I Was In A Happy Relationship With Wizkid; He Was My Best Friend — Tania Omotayo Confesses (Video)
Video of Hairstyle Lady Wanted and What She Got Sparks Reactions: “Is This Playing?”
Dollar (USD) to Naira Black Market Rate today- 26th June 2022
Reactions as Wizkid’s Son Tife Exits Zoom Class Group Over ‘Bad Vibes’: “Like Father Like Son”
Femi Fani Kayode tears up as ex wife, Precious Chikwendu visits his house for the first time in two years, recounts the touching experience (Photos)
Veteran Actor, Pete Edochie Blesses Yul Edochie’s Son With Second Wife On His Birthday (Video)
If Your Marriage Scatter Within 2yrs Don’t Blame Innocent Witches in Your Village – Uche Maduagwu Warns FunnyBone over What Pretty Mike Did
Entertainment3 weeks ago
Photo Of Fela Rocking Burna Boy’s Mother On Stage Surface
Headlines3 weeks ago
Watch Full Black Chully S3X Video
GOSSIP3 weeks ago
Oldest Woman Alive in the world today celebrates 399 years real
Headlines3 weeks ago
Black Chully Video: 10 New Blackchully S3x Tapes Leak [WATCH HERE]
Headlines3 weeks ago
#blackchully: Black Chully Video Breaks Internet [Watch Here]
GIST8 months ago
I Finally Got Him; Nigerian Lady Shares Chats as She Weds Man who Had Been Ignoring her Since 2017 on Facebook
Entertainment2 weeks ago
Na Full Option Daughter Like This I Want: Kizz Daniel Begs God As He Gushes Over Video of Girl Dancing to Buga
Entertainment3 days ago
Kelly Video: Kelly $3s video breaks internet [WATCH HERE]