Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja
The President, Main Basic Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), and a former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, are at the moment assembly on the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Okonjo-Iweala is within the race to turn out to be the Director-Basic of the World Commerce Organisation.
She was led to the assembly with the President by the Minister of Business, Commerce and Funding, Niyi Adebayo; Minister of State for Overseas Affairs, Zubair Dada; and the Minister of State, Business Commerce and Funding, Maryam Katagun.
Okonjo-Iweala, 66, has a 25-year profession behind her as a improvement economist on the World Financial institution, finally changing into its quantity two.
She can be on Twitter’s board of administrators and is a particular envoy for the World Well being Group’s COVID-19 combat.
If Okonjo-Iweala wins, she would turn out to be the primary African to steer the worldwide commerce physique in its 25-year historical past.