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Number of Nigerians in Biden’s administration swells with this new appointment

Number of Nigerians in Biden’s administration swells with this new appointment

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United States President Joe Biden has again picked another Nigerian immigrant for a top diplomatic position in the country. TheNewsGuru.com, TNG reports that Akunna Cook was on Tuesday sworn in as the Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs. Akunna, is the daughter of Chief Anthony and Mrs. Clara Enweruzor, from Ntigha in Isiala Ngwa South Local Government of Abia State. Widely recognized as a seasoned diplomat, lawyer, expert in public policy and political strategy, Akunna also has an impressive record in economic empowerment. She began her career in the State Department, where she worked for about a decade as economic and commercial officer in the US Foreign Service. She worked in places like China, South Africa, Iraq and others. Akunna r...