Information reaching chidi opara reports has it that aside from her country’s support, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria’s Finance Minister has the support of South Africa and Angola for her bid at the Presidency of the World Bank.
South Africa's Finance Minister, Pravin Gordhan was reported to have said today that his country will seek support for the Nigeria’s Finance Minister’s bid.
Okonjo-Iweala was born on June 13, 1954. She was appointed Nigeria’s Finance Minister for the second time in July 2011. She was the Managing Director of World Bank from October 2007 to July 2011. She also held the position of Finance and Foreign Affairs Minister between 2003 and 2006.