Following the recent appointment of Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as the new Director General of the World Trade Organizations (WTO), many Nigerians took to twitter to celebrate her as they come up and trend this amazing hashtag for her #BeLikeNgoziChallenge a challenge where Nigerian women / ladies tries to dress exactly like Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala including tieing her hair scarf style…. Smiles
It is done! Thank you @WTO members for finalizing my election today and making history. In the 73 years of GATT and WTO, honored to be First Woman and First African to lead. But now the real work begins. Ready to tackle the challenges of WTO. Forget Business as usual! pic.twitter.com/apnAalHWf5— Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala (@NOIweala) February 15, 2021
Many Nigerian women have actually participated in this amazing challnge as you can see below:
I'm happy to join this challenge to celebrate the phenomenal NOI @NOIweala. It's also cool because my mother who bears NGOZI too is a trailblazer in Engineering and Technology
PS: Don't talk about my scarf mbok 😀🙄😩 #BeLikeNgoziChallenge pic.twitter.com/G6aMBqngBn— Chiezugolum (@OdilinyeChizzy) February 16, 2021
Madam Okonjo, More Than A Wowan!
Ngozi Okonjo Iweala's Successful Career Trajectory Both In The Local & Int'l Stage Is A Validation Of The Fact That A Girl Child Well Raised, Groomed & Nurtured Is Just As Important As A Male Child. pic.twitter.com/n8GXlmKayc— Engr. Dannie G (@gee_engr) February 16, 2021
What a way to honour & celebrate an icon @NOIweala as the next WTO Director-General.— Betty Buzo (@bettybuzo) February 16, 2021
The first woman & the first African woman to lead the WTO.
Love to see this challenge flood the timeline
Super proud of all the amazing Nigerian women celebrating with NOI#BeLikeNgoziChallenge pic.twitter.com/NH2EwB217P
We are so proud of you Mummy… Congratulations Ma!