In response to the assertion by way of the WTO web site, former Nigerian minister of finance, Ngozi Okonjo Iweala has been named as the brand new DG of the WTO.
WTO members made historical past right this moment (15 February) when the Basic Council agreed by consensus to pick out Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala of Nigeria because the group’s seventh Director-
When she takes workplace on 1 March, Dr Okonjo-Iweala will change into the primary lady and the primary African to be chosen as Director-Basic. Her time period, renewable, will expire on 31 August 2025.
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