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Okonjo-Iweala resumes as WTO boss today

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala takes over the World Trade Organization on Monday amid hopes that she will spur the beleaguered body into addressing its towering challenges, including the pandemic-fuelled global economic crisis. “The WTO is too important to allow it to be slowed down, paralysed and moribund,” the first woman and first African to ever lead the […]

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Osinbajo opposes cryptocurrency Ban

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday said cryptocurrencies should be regulated in Nigeria instead of “killing” it. He made the remarks during a keynote at the CBN/Bankers Committee’s Initiative for Economic Growth. The CBN had recently reaffirmed its oppositional stance towards cryptocurrencies, placing huge restrictions on its trade within Nigeria. According to the CBN, cryptocurrencies […]