Posts Tagged ‘UNGA’

El Salvador president’s U.N. selfie goes viral [PHOTOS]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 27, 2019
Before starting his first address before the United Nations General Assembly on Thursday, 38-year-old El Salvador President Nayib Bukele asked the audience to hold on a second, took out his phone, and snapped a selfie. “Believe me, many more people will see this selfie than will hear this speech,” Bukele quipped before delivering his address […]

Nigeria must address housing crisis and end forced evictions -U.N. rapporteur

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 25, 2019
Nigeria is gripped by a crisis that has left Africa’s most populous country ill-equipped to properly house its inhabitants, said a United Nations rapporteur who also called for an end to the forced evictions of entire communities. The United Nations estimates that Nigeria’s population is set to double by 2050 to around 400 million people, […]

President Buhari Arrives New York [PHOTOS]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 23, 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived New York, United States of America for the 74th Session of the United Nations General Assembly. At the UN, President Buhari will present Nigeria’s Statement to the General Assembly. He is schedule as number five speaker on the first day of the debates. More updates shortly…