Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Wale Edun, has been appointed by the World Bank to chair the African Governors’ Forum of the global financial institution.
This was made known in a post on X (Twitter) by Federal Ministry of Finance, titled ‘World Bank’s appointment’ on Saturday.
It reads : “Nigeria’s Minister @FinMinNigeria & Coordinating Minister of the Economy Wale Edun has been appointed to Chair the African Governors’ Forum of the World Bank.
This marks the first time Nigeria has assumed the role of Chairman in 60 years.
The appointment presents a unique opportunity for Nigeria and the implementation of President Tinubu’s Renewed Hope Agenda