One of the World Most influential social media platform ,Twitter has named Nigeria’s former finance minister, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to its board.
Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria's former Minister of Finance, former Minister for the Economy and former Minister of Foreign Affairs, has been appointed to the Board of Twitter, the world's second largest social network. Nice one ????
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— TRENDS OF NIGERIA (@TrendsOfNigeria) July 20, 2018
Naija News Understands that Okonjo-Iweala, a former senior World Bank official was named alongside American lawyer Robert Zoellick to the social media platform’s board.
We’re adding Ngozi (@NOIweala) and Bob (@authorzoellick) to the Twitter board. Welcome! Sadly we’re also saying farewell to our friend Marjorie (@marjscar). She’s been an amazing advocate for journalists everywhere, and pushed us constantly to better inform people. Thank you M.
— jack (@jack) July 19, 2018
the company announced saying “We are confident they will be incredible assets to Twitter as we continue to focus on driving transparency and making Twitter a safer, healthier place for everyone who uses our service,” Twitter’s Executive Chairman Omid Kordestani said.
Excited to work with @Jack and an incredible team on the Board of Twitter, a global platform that is such a strong connector of people and ideas.
— Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala (@NOIweala) July 19, 2018