South African President appoints Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as a member of Economic Advisory Council

South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed former Nigeria’s Minister of Finance Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as an member from the country’s Economic Advisory Council.

Okonjo-Iweala’s is the present Board Chair of GAVI, present Board Chair ARCapacity and Ex Managing Director Operations, World Bank.

Cyril Ramaphosa is the chairman of the board which involves local and international economic experts.

Okonjo-Iweala on Saturday, shared pictures she inscribed: “With President Ramaphosa, members of cabinet, and members of the Presidential Economic Advisory Council in Pretoria discussing sources of growth for the South African economy and win-win economic interactions with the continent.”

The council was built up to guarantee more greater coherence and consistency in the implementation of economic policy.

It is required to guarantee that government and South Africa is better prepared to react to changing financial circumstances.

The council will exhort the president and government all the more extensively, facilitating the development and implementation of economic policies that spur inclusive growth.