Nigeria/June 4, 2019/Agency Reporter /No Comment/103 views /nigeria Presidency applauds emergence of Nigerian Bande as 74th UNGA Presidentshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel Prof. Mohammed Bande The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has applauded the emergence of Prof. Tijjani Muhammad – Bande, as the President of the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly. The ministry’s Acting Spokesperson, Mr Friday Akpan, in a statement in Abuja said the election is a positive development and demonstrates the confidence in Nigeria’s ability to pilot the affairs of the revered global institution. ALSO READ 40 killed in gang clashes in Brazil prisonsMuhammad-Bande, the sole candidate for the position, was elected through acclamation at the 87th plenary meeting of the Assembly in New York. Loading… ”Prof. Muhammad-Bande is the second Nigerian to occupy the position. ”Maj.- Gen. Joseph Garba (Rtd) was the President of the 44th session of the United Nations General Assembly between 1989 and 1990,” he said. ALSO READ Man allegedly hacks only brother to death over N100,000 loanMuhammad-Bande will officially takes over from the current President, María Garcés in September. Share this: Related Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:nigeria share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleOhanaeze Ndigbo not fair to Buhari leadership, says APC Chairnext articleSecurity Guards Reportedly Kill Boss | Nigerians NewsRelated Posts431 shares Nigeria/June 27, 2019 /No Comment Mahmood Yakubu Says INEC Is Most Improved Public Institution in Nigeria448 shares Nigeria/June 27, 2019 /No Comment Procurement of 1000 AK-47 rifles was approved by Jonathan -Amosun reactsSee The Luxury SUV Innoson Will Give Winner Of Big Brother Naija Season 4 [PHOTOS]Aisha Buhari, NPA boss call for gender equality in maritime sector – Premium Times NigeriaBREAKING: Tribunal Dismisses INEC’s, Buhari’s Applications For Dismissal Of PDM’s PetitionTrump deportation threat sows panic among Florida migrants | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World NewsSex-for-marks lecturers in trouble – VC warns – Daily Post Nigeria‘Shunning is not the answer’: Salah says Warda can change | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World NewsBreaking: Court adjourns Kano kingmakers suit against GandujeBoko Haram kills 29 farmers in fresh Borno attack – Premium Times Nigeria 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.