South Korea’s candidate for the Director-Generalship of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Yoo Myung-Hee has withdrawn her candidacy. This leaves former Nigerian Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as the only remaining candidate.
You might hear that she has been appointed to the big post soon. Ngozi Okonjo Iweala is among a group of Nigerian women of Igbo stock who have been World Bank Vice Presidents. Oby Ezekwesili and Arunmah Oteh and have also been Vice Presidents of the global bank.
Congrats to Ngozi in advance.