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Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

Date of Birth: 13/06/1954
Place of Birth: Ogwashi Uku, Delta State


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Peace, or else

Reformers such Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and Central Bank Governor Charles Soludo (whose slimming of the banking sector seems to be working) enjoy confidence among business supporters but not political observers...


More petro-nairas

This week's result puts the liberalisers, led by Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and Funsho Kupolukun, new Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, ahead of the unions as well as the smugglers who did so well out of NNPC-subsidised fuel...


Peace deals and petro-wealth

The dynamic trio of Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Capital Territory Minister Nassir el-Rufai and Funsho Kupolukun, Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, will steam ahead with bold privatisation and restructuring plans...


Reforms, risks and rumblings

Obasanjo's supporters fear that political opposition to his new government and reforms being pushed by technocrats, such as Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and Federal Capital Territory Minister Nassir el-Rufai, are chipping away at powerful vested interests; in their place, new business interests are emerging, closer to Obasanjo...


Gaius says goodbye

That policy will probably continue, especially as it fits the reform plans of new Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala (and of the International Monetary Fund)...


Roll out the barrel

Leading the reform is new Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, who is determined to end what the International Monetary Fund and World Bank regard as market-distorting state subsidies on fuel...


Atlantic crossing

Now Obasanjo is promising a new anti-corruption drive and has appointed the World Bank Vice-President, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, as Minister of Finance and Economy...


Getting to the people

Wolfensohn has just appointed a Nigerian staffer, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, as Director of the Institutional Change and Strategy Department...


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