Tag: UNGA

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Bernard DayoJune 4, 2019

The Late 5: UK seizes fresh £211m Abacha loot; Nigeria’s Muhammad-Bande emerges UNGA president | Other stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: Another £211m Abacha loot seized from bank account in Channel Island  A ...

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RoqeebahSeptember 28, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] This is why Nigeria is backing out of 90 organisations

On the heels of what many – including the country’s minister of foreign affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama – have described as ...

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ToluSeptember 25, 2017

IPOB declared terrorist group; Trump the Golden Goliath; NFL bends the knee | These are last week’s winners and losers

From the president who is taking ginormous Ls from footballers in his country to Africa’s President Buhari and to Lagos ...

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AzeezSeptember 21, 2017

What has Lai Mohammed done to Buhari’s UNGA brilliance?

President Muhammadu Buhari’s speech at the United Nations General Assembly this Tuesday was well received by international observers as one ...

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Samuel OkikeSeptember 21, 2017

The Big 5: President Buhari meets Trump; FG accuses France, UK of supporting IPOB; and other top stories

Good morning. Here are the top 5 stories you should be monitoring today: President Muhammadu Buhari met with the President of ...

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Adegbite AdedotunSeptember 20, 2017

Trump revels in first #UNGA speech

US President Donald Trump can’t withhold his happiness and satisfaction over his first address at the United Nations General Assembly ...

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Samuel OkikeSeptember 19, 2017

Why Trump called North Korea leader ‘Rocket Man’

United States president Donald Trump shocked the world on Tuesday when he called the North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ...

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RoqeebahSeptember 19, 2017

Leaders slept through Trump’s #UNGA speech | Here’s why

The 45th President of the United States, Donald J. Trump, just did the single most unlikely thing you’d have ever ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 19, 2017

North Korea must be stopped | 5 things we learnt from President Buhari’s #UNGA speech

Moments ago, President Muhammadu Buhari delivered a speech at the 72nd United Nations General Assembly. Not known for his oratory ...

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EzinneSeptember 19, 2017

The Thread: “I smell hypocrisy somewhere…” | TwitterNG flags 10 places Buhari tripped in his UN speech

When Nigerians heard President Buhari would be speaking at the 72nd United Nations General Assembly, many raised eyebrows. Curiosity deepened ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 24, 2016

My time at the UN was successful – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday said he had a very successful outing at the 71st United Nations General Assembly (UNGA71). ...

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Mazi EmekaSeptember 22, 2016

The Late 5: These are the stories that drove conversation today

These are the top five stories that drove the conversation today 1. Appeal court upholds Dickson’s election An Abuja Court of ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 22, 2016

World leaders respect you, Ban Ki-Moon tells Buhari

The Secretary General of the United Nations Ban Ki-Moon on Thursday said world leaders had a huge respect for President ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 21, 2016

Nigeria on its way to technology revolution – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday said Nigeria is on its way to a technology revolution. Buhari made the remark during ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 19, 2016

Suicide bombing now a thing of the past – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says suicide bombing is now becoming a thing of the past in the country. Buhari made the ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 29, 2015

‘Corruption, Boko Haram, Chibok girls’ | Read Buhari’s address at #UNGA

President Muhammadu Buhari addressed the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, on Monday, September 28. ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 27, 2015

Was Buhari really prevented from seeing Pope Francis?

Reuters reported that President Muhammadu Buhari and his delegation missed an important meeting in the United Nations General Assembly- for ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 25, 2015

President Buhari and his delegation arrive New York for #UNGA (PHOTOS)

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived New York, USA, for the 70th United Nations General Assembly. Buhari and his delegation arrived JFK ...

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