President Buhari on Monday acquired Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the newly-appointed Director-Normal of the World Commerce Group (WTO), on the State Home Abuja.
Talking throughout the assembly, President Buhari instructed the previous Finance Minister that regardless of the sturdy help Nigeria gave to her candidacy for the place because the Director-Normal of the World Commerce Group, she earned it.
The President additionally lauded Nigerian ladies as soon as once more, who maintain key positions within the nation and overseas including that the federal government would do its finest in encouraging the youths and making ready them for higher alternatives sooner or later.”
“We’re completely happy you made it, however you earned it along with your report of efficiency each at residence and overseas.
”I congratulate you, in addition to the nation. I do know you’ll signify us so properly,” he stated
In her response, the brand new WTO DG thanked President Buhari for his unwavering help including that with out his private and direct intervention, it might not have labored.
“You nominated me, you wrote lots of of letters, known as up lots of of world leaders.
“With out your private and direct intervention, it might not have labored. The individuals of Nigeria additionally supported me massively.
“I sincerely thank the youths who had been at all times encouraging, backing me up on social media.
“Since its institution, solely males have led the WTO. Now, a lady has emerged for the primary time, and she or he’s a Nigerian.l am are so honoured and I consider it is a starting of larger issues to return,” she stated.