Nigeria’s Finance Minister, Okonjo-Iweala makes Fortune magazine’s World 50 Greatest Leaders list

Coordinating Minister of the Economy and Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been named among the 50 World Greatest Leaders by world acclaimed Fortune Magazine. Liberian President, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf; Catholic Pontiac, Pope Francis; Chinese President Xi Jinping, Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi; Bill and Melinda Gates as well as Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerburg and Apple […]

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Corruption Has Persisted, So Nigeria Lacks Institutions, Systems, To Prevent Corruption — Okonjo-Iweala

The Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, said on Tuesday that corruption has persisted in Nigeria because it lacked the institutions, systems and processes to prevent it. Mrs. Okonjo-Iweala made this known when she spoke on the topic: Preventing Leakages in the Nigerian Economy at the Catholic Caritas Foundation Forum in Abuja. The minister gave the […]

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Okonjo-Iweala says Soludo’s self serving article on Economic management is deficit in facts, logic & honor

Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has responded to former CBN governor Charles Soludo’s article titled Buhari Vs Jonathan: Beyond the election, where he criticized the presidential economic team. NOI’s response below… 1. For anyone who has not read Professor Charles Soludo’s article on January 25 2015, I would encourage […]

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Okonjo-Iweala sued over refusal to reveal salaries of political office-holders

Minister of Finance, Mrs. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has been dragged before the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, over her alleged refusal to grant access to details of salaries and emoluments that political office holders receive from the federal budget per annum….. A non-governmental organisation, Centre for Social Justice, through its lawyer, Mr. Nnajiaka Kingsley, […]

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