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President Buhari Departs Nigeria For New York To Attend UNGA [Photos]

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday departed Nigerian for the United States to attended the United Nations General Assembly.

Naija News reports that Buhari is scheduled to speak to world leaders during the 76th Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA76) in New York.

Buhari and bodyguards

Buhari departs for UNGA

The UNGA session opened on Tuesday, September 14.

Apart from the UN meeting, the President will also hold some high-level meetings and interactions while in the United States.

Buhari

Buhari departs for United Nations General Assembly

Those that embarked on the trip with Buhari include; Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama; Attorney General and Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami (SAN); and Minister of State for Environment, Sharon Ikeazor.

Buhari departs

Buhari waves to government officials

Others are the National Security Adviser, Maj-Gen. Babagana Monguno (retd); Director-General, National Intelligence Agency, Amb. Ahmed Rufai Abubakar; Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa and the Senior Special Assistant to the President on SDGs, Mrs Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire.

George Oshogwe Ogbolu is a Digital Media Strategist | Content Writer | Journalist | New Media Influencer | Proofreader and a Deputy Editor at Naija News.