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Okonjo-Iweala bags another appointment

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has added another feather to her cap after the former minister of finance was named into the special committee of African Union (AU) to mobilise international support for Africa over the economic challenge of Covid-19 crisis.

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been appointed into the African Union (AU)’s special envoy by the South Africa president Cyril Ramaphosa

Cyril Ramaphosa, South Africa president, who is also the chairman of the African Union, made the announcement in a statement.

The special envoy, which also has Donald Kaberuka, Tidjane Thiam and Trevor Manuel, will be charged with the task of putting efforts together to ensure that G20, the European Union and other international financial institutions, fulfil its pledge to Africa.



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