Photos: Buhari Leaves For New York Today

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday departed Abuja for New York for the 72nd session of the United Nation General Assembly.

Buhari will join other world leaders at the welcoming reception to be hosted by the UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, and also hold a bilateral meeting with the UN scribe.

​Buhari ​is also billed to have a lunch meeting with President Donald Trump of the United States of America, along with other world leaders.

​The President, who is accompanied by the governors of Zamfara, Ebonyi and Ondo States, and key cabinet ministers, will transit through London on his way back to the country.

Buhari ​was said to have issued a matching order to the Nigeri​an military ​to weaken Nnamdi Kanu and his group, the Independent People of Biafra, IPOB before his return.

However, his return date is unknown.

 

By Bright Bassey

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