Former Nigeria's Finance Minister and President of GAVI, Dr Ngozi Okonjo Iweala, has thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for his support and for nominating her as Nigeria's aspirant to lead the World Trade Organization
Dr Okonjo Iweala posted on her Twitter page: "My sincere thanks and gratitude to His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari, to Chief of Staff, to the House of Representatives, to Honourable Ndudi Elumelu, to Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister of Foreign Affairs and his team, to Niyi Adebayo, Minister of State Trade and their team, to Finance Ministry of Nigeria team and all Nigerians for their support"
Dr Iweala has received massive support from Nigerians, West Africa and beyond, in her quest to lead the World Trade Organization.
Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar had also declared support for her, together with many well-meaning Nigerians.
She was Nigeria's Minister of Finance under President Goodluck Jonathan and was also the coordinating minister of the economy
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