President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived New York for the high-level meetings of the 77th Session of the United Nations General Assembly.
The president was received by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama; the Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the United Nations, Tijjani Muhammad-Bande and Nigeria’s Ambassador to the United States, Uzoma Emenike, among others.
Key topics of discussion at the 2022 General Assembly will be centered around the war in Ukraine, the global energy crisis, climate action, and ending the COVID-19 pandemic.
Buhari is expected to attend the opening of High-Level Summit on Transforming Education and Leaders Roundtable today, where he will deliver Nigeria’s National Statement.
He will also make a statement on Thematic Session four of the summit on Digital Transformation of Education.
He is expected to attend the opening ceremony as the Head of the Nigerian Delegation in company of the Minister of Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama; Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Tijjani Muhammad-Bande and other top Nigerian delegates.