I’m Ready For International Challenges – Okonjo-Iweala

Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the newly appointed Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), on Tuesday affirmed her readiness to confront the challenges associated with her job.

Okonjo-Iweala gave the affirmation during a virtual interview session anchored by Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State  at the Lagos Economic Summit (Ehingbeti) 2021.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Ehigbeti Summit had its theme as: ”For a Greater Lagos: Setting the Tone for the Next Decade”.

She said that in confronting those challenges, there would be opportunities to leverage on to perform her duties.

“’Well, it is fantastic and I want to start by humbly thanking His Excellency, Mr President, thanking all Nigerians for your support and encouragement and I mean it sincerely.

“’The process is difficult’; it has taken almost nine months of competition and waiting and uncertainty.

“Nigerians have been…

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