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Who Is This Nigeria Most Successful Woman?

Her name is Ngozi okonjo Iweala. She was born on 13 June 1954, she is Nigeria American economist and international development expert who has served since march 1 as director general of the WTO(world trade organization) She is known known for her popularly dressing native dress, gown to be precise, head tie and glasses always. 

She is the first woman and first Africa to hold the WTO office. She was former minister of finance in Nigeria from ( 2003 - 2006) and (2011 - 2015) under president Olusegun Obasanjo and President Ebele Good luck Jonathan respectively. She was the first woman to serve in that office twice, and only finance minister to serve under two different presidents. 

She is married to Ikemba Iweala, she has 4 children and she schooled in Harvard university where she had BA, she furthered to Massachusetts Institute of Technology where she had (MA, PHD). She resumed work today as a Director General of the WTO. She was honoured by Euromoney in 2005 as a global finance minister of a year

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