President Muhammadu Buhari who is in New York ahead of the General Debate at the 72nd Session of the United Nation General Assembly is getting ready for the event.
He was briefed in the early hours of the day by his kitchen cabinet, as well as the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama.
Also present were governors Abdul’aziz Yari, David Umahi and Rotimi Akeredolu of Zamfara, Ebonyi and Ondo states respectively..
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Listed as the eighth speaker of the 193 heads of state at the event, President Buhari will deliver Nigeria’s national statement on Tuesday, the first day of the general debate.
The theme for this year’s debate is ‘Focusing on People: Striving for Peace and a Decent Life for All on a Sustainable Planet’.
The annual General Debate of the United Nations General Assembly is the occasion for world leaders to gather at UN Headquarters to discuss global issues.
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