Former Nigeria Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala was announced as one of the new board members of social media platform, Twitter. Also appointed was former World Bank chief, Robert Zoellick, as the site reshuffled its board.
Jack Dorsey Twitter CEO and co-founder made the announcement on his handle.
We’re adding Ngozi (@NOIweala) and Bob (@authorzoellick) to the Twitter board. Welcome! Sadly we’re also saying farewell to our friend Marjorie (@marjscar). She’s been an amazing advocate for journalists everywhere, and pushed us constantly to better inform people. Thank you M.
Okonjo-Iweala in series of tweet expressed her excitement to work with the board of Twitter On her Twitter handle.
See her tweets below:
“Thanks for the privilege, Jack.”
“Excited to work with @Jack and an incredible team on the Board of Twitter, a global platform that is such a strong connector of people and ideas.”
“It’s a privilege to work again with Bob. ‘Look forward to contributing to the strong and visionary future for @Twitter.”