Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala: Serenading World Trade Organisation’s amazon (Photos)

Indeed it’s not business as usual for Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala. Photo: Twitter

By Chioma Obinagwam

On Monday, February 15, 2021, Nigerian born Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala took to her official Twitter handle to express her gratitude to World Trade Organisation (WTO) for finalising her election as the first woman to become the Director-General of WTO.

In honour of the noble position, Confiance News has compiled some iconic photos of Mrs. Okonjo-Iweala in her journey to becoming ‘Madam WTO chair’.

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala. Photo: Bloomberg


Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala. Photo: Twitter


L-R: Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari. Photo: Twitter.


L-R: Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and Georges Chikoti, Secretary General of the Organization of African, Caribbean and Pacific States (OACPS).


L-R: Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and Bruno Le Maire, Finance Minister of France. Photo: Twitter


L-R: Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and Christine Lagarde, President of the European Central Bank. Photo: LinkedIn.


Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and Valdis Dombrovskis, EU Commissioner. Photo: Twitter


Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and Jutta Urpilainen, EU Commissioner for International Partnerships. Photo: Twitter


Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and her husband: Ikemba Iweala Photo: Lawrencia Udife’s blog


Throwback photos of Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and her husband. Photo: Linda Ikeji’s blog.


Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala. Her husband, Dr.Ikemba Iweala a Neurosurgeon. Her four children: Dr.Onyinye, Uzodinma(MD), Okechukwu(MD) & Uchechi(MBA) all Harvard graduates. Her mother Kamene Okonjo is a professor & so was her father. Photo: Nigeria Stories.







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