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WTO General Council appoints Nigeria’s ex-finance minister, Okonjo-Iweala, D-G

Dr. Okonjo-Iweala, DG, WTO. By Editor, International Affairs. History was made today, February 15, 2021, when the first African and first woman Director-General of the World Trade Organisation, (WTO), Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, a Harvard University trained economist, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala was appointed. The organization revealed this via its official tweeter handle @WTO.org.According to the tweet, “members made history today (15 February) when the General Council agreed by consensus to select Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala of Nigeria as the organization’s…

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Global body supports rural dwellers affected by COVID-19, seeks assistance to sustain humanitarian programmes

The CEO, Okeke, helping to share palliatives to members of the public in one of the Link-Global projects in the first phase of COVID-19…… in Lagos. By Editor.A humanitarian body, Link-Global Humanitarian Support Organization, involved in lending hand of hope to the needy in the society has embarked on a project of rehabilitation and support of rural dwellers who have suffered from COVID-19 pandemic and need to restart life anew by advancing certain amount of money to help them…

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President Trump drops his Secretary of State, Tillerson

 US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson,  has been sackedy President Donald Trump. Reports said  that Mr. Tillerson was informed of his sack  while meeting with Nigeria`s President Mohammadu Buhari in Abuja. White House sources were quoted as saying that difference of opinion was the reason for the sack. Tillerson was immediately replaced with the director of the CIA, Mike Pompeo. Thanking Mr Tillerson for his service on Twitter, Mr Trump said the new State Secretary would do “a fantastic…

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