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Youths and Women Emerge Victorious at Local Government Polls in Kogi

At the recently concluded Local Government Elections in Kogi State, the youths came out en masse to exercise their democratic rights. Out of the 21 local government areas, all vice-chairmanship seats are occupied by women. Governor of the state, Yahaya Bello had before the elections  promised to only support candidates with female vices. In the […]

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Okonjo-Iweala and one other candidate emerge finalists for WTO Director-General job

Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has emerged as one of the finalists for the World Trade Organization Director-General job. Bloomberg reported that the two final candidates who advanced to the final round in the race to lead the Geneva-based trade body are Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and South Korea’s Yoo Myung-hee. The initial pool of eight […]