by Lekan Olanrewaju
The Coordinating Minister for the Economy, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala’s World Bank presidency nomination has left more than just a few tongues wagging, with many stating their beliefs in her being qualified for the job, and others who view it as a ploy by her to “escape” the country. Check out the top ten tweets on the issue below.
@omojuwa: If you cannot successfully sit down and coordinate an economy of 160 million, how can you manage the World?
@rosanwo: If NOI turns the economy around, why cant she be the President of Nigeria which is more important than World Bank President
@segundemuren: I knw some of us are close to NOI but let me say this, If I was Pres. at this critical time & she considered WB, I would fire her instantly.
@nwosunnaemeka: #PDP Lifestyle has confused Ngozi Okonjo Iweala she thinks Nigeria is progressing and is dreaming of heading the World Bank. Wake up!!!
@FmTouch: In full support of Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala of Nigeria becoming the next World Bank President. Really hope she gets the job! #AfricaStandUp
@sarkinfcbk: Ngozi Okonjo Iweala now campaigning 4 world bank presidency on d principle of Zoning. Madam your competitor is outlining his mission now!”
@nnamdianekwe: Like I tweeted on satday…Dr.Ngozi Okonjo Iweala is part of Worldbank family…so she must create some kind of buzz around selection.
@Ikhodalo: Abeg lets petition @NOIweala 2 stay nd finish d subsidy-SURE-YOUWIN n BRICs admission project
@gbeshnaijaboy: These world bank ppl need to leave iweala alone… Naija needs her more than the world bank does