Okonjo-Iweala refutes Presidential ambitions

Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

Former Nigeria Minister of finance Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

From OKORO CHINEDU in Lagos, Nigeria
LAGOS, (CAJ News) – FORMER Nigeria Finance Minister, Dr Okonjo-Iweala, has quashed  media speculation she would contest the presidential election in 2019.
Paul Nwabuikwu, her spokesperson, said the ex-minister had been drawn to the supposition.
“In an effort to invest their efforts with phony credibility, those behind the project have even gone to the extent of designing a fake campaign
poster embossed with her image,” said Nwabuikwu.
He said Okonjo-Iweala wished to clarify she was busy with “important international duties” and had “absolutely nothing” to do with these
speculations and activities.
“She has neither discussed nor endorsed them with anybody. We urge the Nigerian media and public to ignore this mischievous exercise and its
sponsors.”
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