President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged Nigeria’s unflinching support to the new president of the United Nations Standard Assembly (UNGA), Prof. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande.
Newswatch.ng stories that president Buhari, who is in New York for the 74th UNGA, compensated a courtesy take a look at the Nigerian diplomat.
In accordance to a statement by his spokesman, Mr. Femi Adesina, Buhari advised Muhammad-Bande that he bore a heavyweight on his shoulders, adding that Nigeria was solidly behind him in the onerous endeavor.
Muhammad-Bande, a Nigerian diplomat, was in June this year, unanimously elected the President of UNGA for a single calendar year.
“I sincerely congratulate you. Your election was nicely gained by the full world. It was a unanimous assistance, and the world wide neighborhood been given you very well. That assistance places a heavyweight on you, and I desire you properly,” Buhari was quoted as stating.
In accordance to the assertion, in his response, Muhammad-Bande claimed he was delighted to get the Nigerian President, “along with your workforce of specialists and politicians.”
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He quoted him as declaring, “You are nominating me for this situation is the finest honour I can have. The assist from Africa and the earth has been superb so significantly.”
It also stated Buhari was accompanied by governors, ministers, and senior governing administration officers.