Forbes on May 22nd released the list of 100 most powerful Women in the world and Nigeria’s Okonjo Iweala, the Minister of Finance and coordinating Minister of the Economy was the 83rd on the list. She moved from 81st to 83rd. According to Forbes, the ranking included Politicians CEOs, activist billionaires and celebrities. In roughly equal measure you’ll find next gen entrepreneurs and media mavens, technologists and leaders in philanthropy — all ranked by dollars, media momentum and impact “.
German Chancellor,Angela Merkel tops the list while Michelle Obama occupies the 4th position.