Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala served two terms as Finance Minister of Nigeria (2003-2006, 2011-2015) and was previously Managing Director of the World Bank (2007-2011).
Dr. Okonjo-Iweala is renowned as the first female and African descent to contest as a candidate for the presidency of the World Bank Group in 2012.
She is married to Dr. Ikemba Iweala, a neurosurgeon from Umuahia, Abia State and they have four children. One of her sons, Uzodimma wrote the Hollywood blockbuster, ‘Beasts Of No Nation’.
Even with her busy schedule, Iweala has shown countless times that nothing can take the place of her family.
She adds a year today, June 13 and Stargist.com presents you with 10 times she proved to be the perfect mother and wife.
Iweala and husband loved up in breezy selfie.
At her 62nd birthday with her husband and friend, Senator Ben Bruce.
Okonjo and husband at an event in Lagos.
In this cute selfie with husband and kids.
At her son’s movie premiere, ‘Beasts Of No Nation’ in Hollywood.
In a happy photo with husband and son, Uzodimma.
She looked fulfilled on her 37th anniversary with husband.
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala happily bonds with son, Uzodimma.
Okonjo and husband at New York with Dangote after she received Time Magazine Award.