Eastern AfricaEritrea/June 5, 2019/Agency Reporter /No Comment/138 views /Eritrea Nigeria’s Muhammad-Bande Emerges UN General Assembly Presidentshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel Photo: Evan Schneider/UN Photo Ambassador Tijjani Mohammad Bande, newly-elected President of the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly. Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Amb. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, has emerged President of the 74th UN General Assembly. Muhammad-Bande, the sole candidate for the position, was elected through acclamation at the 87th plenary meeting of the Assembly in New York on Tuesday. ALSO READ ነጋሪት ቁ 39: መሓመድ ምራነት ከም ኣብነት - Awate.comHe is the second Nigerian to hold the office after Joseph Garba, a retired military officer and diplomat, who led the organ between 1989 and 1990. He will be inaugurated in September. Details later… Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:Eritrea share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleNigeria: Buhari Says FCT Residents Voted Against Him, but Says He Won’t Threatennext articleObi to pupils: choose responsible role models – The Nation NewspaperRelated PostsEastern Africa/June 27, 2019 /No Comment Africa: The Sun’s Out in MoscowEastern Africa/June 26, 2019 /No Comment Gambia: Women Accuse Ex-President of Sexual ViolenceSouth Africa: Headscarf Case – ‘As the Defence Force, We Have One Culture’ – SANDFZimbabwe: Load Shedding to Intensify – ZesaAfrica: Knowing What Leads to Building Collapses Can Help Make African Cities SaferSouth Africa: Robben Island Joins List of 20 New Protected Marine Sites in South AfricaSouth Africa: Video Surveillance and Cybersecurity, Part Two – Chinese Cyber Espionage Is a Real ThreatNigeria: Torture Still Rife in Nigeria – AmnestyRwanda: World Bank Reaffirms the Country’s Low Debt Distress Risk StatusNamibia: Same-Sex Marriages Test Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.