President Bola Tinubu has departed Nigeria for New York, United States (US), to participate in the 78th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).
Tinubu was expected to hold talks with leaders from Spain, Netherlands, South Africa, Brazil, and Algeria.
Also, he will meet with Chief Executive officers, CEOs of Exxon Mobil, Microsoft, Meta, and General Electric.
The President will deliver his inaugural national statement at the United Nations (UN) headquarters and address American business leaders at the US Chamber of Commerce.
The UNGA theme was “Rebuilding Trust and Reigniting Global Solidarity: Accelerating Action on the 2030 Agenda and its Sustainable Development Goals towards Peace, Prosperity, Progress, and Sustainability for All.”
The UNGA was expected to be held between September 18 and 26, 2023.
It will be Tinubu’s first UNGA meeting since he was sworn in as president in May.