Tag: UN General Assembly

Nigeria Geared Up to Eradicate Discrimination Against Women – Diplomat

Henry Solomon- October 9, 2018

Nigeria has assured the international community of its unalloyed commitment to the advancement of women’s rights and the eradication of violence and all forms of ... Read More

NDLEA: Abuse of Tramadol, cough syrup still high among Nigerian youths

admin- October 9, 2018

Muhammad Mustapha Abdallah, NDLEA Chairman: says abuse of Tramadol, codeine based cough syrup still high among Nigerian youth By Prudence Arobani/New York The National Drug ... Read More

U.S. First Lady Melania Trump set to visit Africa

admin- September 26, 2018

Melania Trump to visit Africa October U.S. First Lady Melania Trump will visit Ghana, Malawi, Kenya and Egypt next month on her first solo trip abroad. ... Read More

‘Boko Haram No Longer Holds Our Territory’ – Nigeria Tells UN

Abdul Jimoh- May 8, 2018

  Nigeria told the UN General Assembly in New York that the Boko Haram terrorists no longer held any territory in the country. Nigeria’s Ambassador ... Read More

Buhari Addresses UN, Calls For Peace, Global Support Against Terrorism

Abdul Jimoh- September 19, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday at the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly in New York, urged the world to strive for peace and decent ... Read More

Nigeria Appointed Acting President UN General Assembly

Abdul Jimoh- May 12, 2017

Nigeria Appointed Acting President UN General Assembly Nigeria was on Thursday appointed as the Acting President to preside over the 81st Plenary Meeting of UN ... Read More

Free, Diverse, Independent Media Cornerstones Of Democratic Society: EU

Abdul Jimoh- May 2, 2017

The European Union on Tuesday reiterated that free, diverse and independent media constitutes one of the cornerstones of a democratic society and the free flow ... Read More

UN Peacekeeping Committee: Nigeria re-elected Chair for the 45th time

inno.korie- April 13, 2017

Nigeria has been re-elected, for the 45th time, to chair the UN Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations, regarded as UN’s most strategic committee, the News ... Read More

Gambia; UN Urges President Yahya Jammeh to handover

inno.korie- December 22, 2016

The UN Security Council says, the Gambia’s President Yahya Jammeh must respect the results of the Dec.1 presidential election. The UN says Jammeh must carry ... Read More

Information Minister Hails Global Endorsement of President Muhammadu Buhari

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 26, 2016

Lai MuhammedMinister of Information and Culture Minister of information and culture, Lai Mohammed has hailed the ringing global endorsement which President Muhammadu Buhari received from ... Read More

I Had A Very Successful United Nations’ Outing – President Buhari

Tanimu- September 25, 2016

Femi Adesina, Abuja: At the conclusion of his five-day activities during the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA71), President Muhammadu Buhari declared ... Read More

Niger Delta problem will be resolved soon, President Buhari assures

Abdul Jimoh- September 20, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday assured Barack Obama, the American President that Nigeria is making steady progress towards resolving the problem in the Niger Delta region ... Read More

UNGA: We Are Working Hard To Address The Needs of IPDs In Nigeria

Tanimu- September 20, 2016

Femi Adesina, New York: President Muhammadu Buhari Monday assured the international community that his administration was already implementing several people-oriented programmes to meet the humanitarian ... Read More

President Buhari Arrives New York For 71st UN General Assembly

Tanimu- September 18, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari is in New York, United State ahead of the71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly. Recalled yesterday the President left the ... Read More

African Union Pushes For More Commitment From The United Nations General Assembly

Tanimu- March 9, 2016

H.E Mr. Erastus Mwencha, Deputy Chairperson of the African Union Commission has called on the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), to strengthen their commitment to ... Read More

President Buhari’s Statement to Mark Nigeria’s De-listing as a Polio Endemic Country

Henry Solomon- October 26, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari, Commander In chief of The Federal Republic of Nigeria It is with great pleasure that I receive you and your team today ... Read More

President Jonathan Addresses UNGA

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 26, 2014

President Goodluck Jonathan has assured the Global Community of his administration’s commitment to conduct general elections in line with Global best practices come February, 2015.President Jonathan said this while ... Read More

World Leaders have started arriving in New York ahead Of 69th UN General Assembly

Suleiman Idris- September 24, 2014

World Leaders have started arriving in New York ahead of the 69th UN General Assembly which opens in New York on Wednesday. President Goodluck Jonathan ... Read More