Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari is set to depart for the United States to attend the 73rd United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York.
The event is scheduled to hold at the United Nations headquarters from September 18, 2018.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyema revealed this to newsmen on Tuesday adding that the President is scheduled to speak at the event.
In his words;
“It is an opportunity for the President to put forward Nigeria’s position globally, the ideas and vision as a global community.
“President Buhari will be addressing areas such as eradication of extreme poverty, maintenance of international peace and security, human rights, highlights on humanitarian activities, tackling climate change and promoting environmental sustainability”, Onyema said.