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Breaking: President Buhari departs New York for Abuja after UN General Assembly

Breaking: President Buhari departs New York for Abuja after UN General Assembly

President Muhammadu Buhari has departed New York for Abuja after participating at the just concluded 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in the United States of America.

This was disclosed on Saturday, September 29, by media aide to the president, Bashir Ahmad.

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Recall that Legit.ng had reported that President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, September 25, in New York called for global action on corruption security and UN reforms, in his address to world leaders at the ongoing 73rd session of the UN General Assembly.

Buhari on Tuesday, September 25, in New York called for global action on corruption security and UN reforms. Credit: Femi Adesina

Buhari on Tuesday, September 25, in New York called for global action on corruption security and UN reforms. Credit: Femi Adesina
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Buhari, who was the 14th speaker on the first day of the general debate, also unfolded Nigeria’s positions on international matters before the global audience.

Buhari also painted a distressing picture of the Lake Chad, saying the shrinking water body meant loss of livelihoods. Credit: Femi Adesina

Buhari also painted a distressing picture of the Lake Chad, saying the shrinking water body meant loss of livelihoods. Credit: Femi Adesina
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Buhari in his Nigeria’s national statement, painted a distressing picture of the Lake Chad, saying the shrinking water body meant loss of livelihoods to the 45 million people in the area. They are now rendered poor and vulnerable to the activities of extremists and terrorist groups, he said.

Legit.ng had also reported that that President Muhammadu Buhari addressed the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly.

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