President Muhammadu Buhari will participate in the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly, UNGA, from September 19-23, 2016 in New York, United States.
The President will deliver Nigeria’s statement at the opening of the General Debate of the Assembly, on the theme: The Sustainable Development Goals: a Universal Push to Transform our World.”
President Buhari will on Tuesday meet with the United States Counterpart, President Barack Obama, to talk about continued U.S. support for security and economic changes in the country, as well the government’s efforts to counter the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram.
Here are four pressing issues President Buhari will be discussing at the United nations General Assembly:
– Ameliorating the plight of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the country.
– President Buhari will also discuss his longstanding commitment to returning peace and security in the North-Eastern part of Nigeria,
– restoring calm to the Niger Delta.
– attracting more investments to develop critical infrastructure and revamp the Nigerian economy.