WTO:Ikpeazu, Ihedioha congratulate Okonjo-Iweala

0

The Governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu has sent a warm congratulatory message to Dr. Ngozi Okonjo Iweala on her emergence as the New Director General of the World Trade Organization (WTO).

Responding to the official confirmation of Dr. Okonjo Iweala’s appointment by the WTO, Governor Ikpeazu expressed deep and profound joy, describing the woman as a history maker, pace setter and powerful pathfinder for the women folk on the global scene. 

Ikpeazu in a statement Monday evening signed by His Chief Press Secretary, Mr.Onyebuchi Ememanka said “Dr. Okonjo Iweala’s emergence as  the first woman ever and the first African to hold this very lofty position is clear testimony to her brilliance, tenacity, experience and wide acceptance across international borders. 

READ ALSO:   Enugu community launches manhunt for 23-year-old gay

“Her emergence is yet another evidence that excellence and hardwork have their rewards, even at the highest level. 

“Governor Okezie Ikpeazu is particularly delighted because Dr. Okonjo Iweala is an Abia woman by virtue of her marriage to an Abian, Dr. Iweala from Umuda Isingwu, in Umuahia North LGA.”

Further describing her as a source of pride to the people of Abia State,

Ikpeazu recalled many strategic interventions made possible by Dr. Okonjo Iweala which directly benefitted the people of Abia State during her stint as Nigeria’s Minister of Finance.

READ ALSO:   Aftermath of Ekiti election: "I can never be suppressed"-says Fayose

Ememanka said that the Governor is confident that Dr. Okonjo Iweala will bring to bear on her new assignment, that depth of international experience, deft diplomatic maneuvers, excellence in cross border relationship management and unassailable credentials in global economic development.

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, on behalf of the Government and People of Abia State wishes Dr Ngozi Okonjo Iweala God’s speed, protection and the very best in her new job.

Emeka ihedioha in his congratulatory message wrote “I join the rest of the world to congratulate our dear sister and amazon, Dr. @Ngozi Okonji-Iweala, on her emergence as the Director General of World Trade Organization, after a rigorous but commendable process.

READ ALSO:   Kanu's Trial To End Biafra Agitation, Says Shehu Garba

“Her emergence is no doubt a credit to women folk, and also a plus not just to Nigeria, but Africa at large.

“It is my belief that NOI will bring to bear her wealth of experience and managerial skills in navigating the affairs of the WTO, for the overall benefit of the comity of nations.


Disclaimer: infonte9ja.com shall not be liable to Opinions, Articles or Features that doesn't emanate from any of its staff and management. We also wish to reiterate that such personal or sponsored opinion, article or feature does not reflect the views of the publishers of infonet9ja.com, but the writer's
For publication of your news content, articles, videos or any other news worthy materials, please send to infonetnews9ja@gmail.com | For Advert and other info, you can call 09061217047 or send a WhatsApp Message to 09061217047

Once again, Congratulations!”


LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.