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Young Nigerian man paints Okonjo-Iweala on a big wall, photos of artwork go viral

- An amazing artist, Bamaiya Danladi, who lives in Katsina state has done a mural painting of Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and many people loved it

- Bamaiya made sure he captured the WTO boss' smile, headgear and necklace in the large painting he did on a wall

- The artist's comment section was filled with prayers as people wished him more progress in his future endeavours

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A talented street artist, Bamaiya Danladi, has honoured the World Trade Organisation (WTO) boss, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala with his skill.

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The artist who had in the past made great arts did a painting of the WTO chief, capturing her great smile and signature headgear.

Recall that it was this same young man that painted different types of naira notes months ago where he wore masks on the popular faces on the currencies. He sketched and painted popular Nigerian celebrities like Davido and Laycon.

In his current art, he shared three different snaps that captured the creation process. In one of the snaps, Okonjo-Iweala was just sketched.

Another showed him applying paint while the third has Bamaiya posing beside the finished work.

See his post below:

As at the time of writing this report, his tweet has over 2,500 likes with over 1,000 retweets. Legit.ng compiled some of the reactions below:

@ify_daniella said:

"God bless your hard work."

@bamaiyi_bitrus said:

"You're genius. May God make a way for you where you think there's no way. Keep flying man."
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Many people were amazed that he was able to capture the woman well with his painting. Photo source: @Bamaiya Danladi/Twitter, Fabrice Coffrini
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@iykemart said:

"God bless the works of your hands & cause your destiny helpers to locate you in Jesus Name. Amen."

@BamshakDavid said:

"My brother, your reward is immeasurable. Keep it up."

@XerxesEmperor asked:

"This is beautiful. Where is it located?"

@patilo0147 said:

"Good drawing God will bless the work of your hand and @NOIweala too."

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that the new chair of the WTO, Okonjo-Iweala, acknowledged a four-year-old kid and other children who modelled her look.

In response to a collage of a kid with one of her photos, the WTO chief said all the children will all become great in life as she called the model beautiful.

Okonjo also appreciated all those who have shown her huge support since her emergence. It should be noted that the kid's photo was first posted by her dad, Sage Ugo, on his Instagram page.

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Joseph Omotayo writes for the human interest desk at Legit.ng. He graduated from Obafemi Awolowo University with a degree in Literature in English. He loves basketball and books. He tweets @omotayome.

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