Nigeria's turbulent and hamstrung history has plenty to tell us about the current malaise. And, as says writer Maya Angelou, "If you don't know where you have come from, you don't know where you are going."
Amina Mohamed: ‘The WTO needs to regain its centrality in global governance’
Amina Mohamed wants the WTO to get its mojo back.
She is one of the last candidates in the race to lead the World Trade Organisation.
Four other candidates are still in the race
- Nigeria’s former finance minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
- Saudi Arabia’s former minister of economy and planning, Mohammad Maziad Al-Tuwaijri
- the UK’s former secretary of state for international trade, Liam Fox
- and South Korea’s Trade Minister, Yoo Myung-hee
But on this Tuesday 6 October, a new round of voting will take it down to the last two.