ECOWAS Backs Okonjo- Iweala For WTO DG

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The Economic Community of West African States () has endorsed Ngozi Okonjo Iweala for the position of Director General of the World Trade Organisation.

ECOWAS Backs Okonjo- Iweala For WTO DG
ECOWAS Backs Okonjo- Iweala For DG

This is contained in a document signed by Mahamadou Issoufou, ECOWAS president, and seen by TheCable on Friday.

ECOWAS called on other African countries to back Okonjo-Iweala, who Issoufou referred to as a “fearless reformer”.

President Muhammadu Buhari had on June 4 approved the nomination of Okonjo-Iweala, former coordinating minister for the economy, for the top WTO job.

Adelowo Adegboyega
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