Forbes magazine just released its list of the World’s 100 Powerful Women 2014 and two Nigerian women made the list. They are; Nigeria’s Coordinating Minister of the Economy and Minister for Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala who came in at No. 44 and Oil magnate and Vice Chairman of Famfa Oil, Mrs Folorunsho Alakija, who came in at No. 96.
Other women that made the list include Beyoncé – at No. 17, German Chancellor Angela Merkel at No.1, Malawian President Joyce Banda at 40, Michelle Obama at No.8, Lady Gaga at No. 67, Queen Elizabeth at No.35. Ellen Degeneres at No.46. Angelina Jolie at No.50, Gisele Bundchen at No. 89.
The full list http://www.forbes.com/power-women/list/#tab:overall