Few hours after Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala was appointed the Director-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO), a viral challenge with the hashtag, #BeLikeNgoziChallenge started on social media.
A challenge which has been participated by so many female across the country, showed them dressed up in various “Ankara” material just like the DG in honor of her appointment. Okonjo-Iweala became the first African and woman to hold such a prestigious position as her appointment is a big win for Nigeria, Africa and women all over the world.
Reacting to the viral #BeLikeNgoziChallenge which has been participated both by celebrities, Okonjo-Iweala took to her official social media handle to thank all those who honored her by participating in the challenge as she wishes to know the winner of the challenge.
“Thanks to Temi and all my wonderful sisters who dressed up in Ankara yesterday. Thank you for all your messages of support. I’m delighted and honored to see so many getting the “gele” right. Please let me know who won the challenge.” Okonjo-Iweala wrote.
It’s a challenge worth doing!
Congratulations to our Mama Africa ❤️