Tech/June 5, 2019/Agency Reporter /No Comment/134 views /TechTechnology UNGA Presidency: FG Hails Muhammad-Bande’s Emergenceshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancelTijjani Muhammad-Bande The Federal government has commended the election of Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Professor Tijjani Muhammad-Bande as President of the 74th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). Friday Akpan, the acting spokesperson, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday, said Muhammad-Bande was elected by acclamation. Advertise With Us ALSO READ Okafor Emerges Anambra State Assembly Speaker Akpan added that the election of Muhammad-Bande was a positive development which demonstrated the confidence in Nigeria’s ability to pilot the affairs of the revered global institution. “The Ministry of Foreign Affairs wishes to inform that H. E. Professor Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, has been elected by acclamation as the President of the 74th Session of the United Nations General Assembly. The election was held earlier today at the UN Headquarters in New York. ALSO READ Melaye vs Adeyemi: Tribunal Admits Key Evidence In Kogi West Battle“The election is a positive development and demonstrates the confidence in Nigeria’s ability to pilot the affairs of the revered global institution,” Akpan said. Akpan added that Muhammad-Bande became the second Nigerian to occupy the position after the late Major General Joseph Garba (Rtd) who was the President of the 44th session of the United Nations General Assembly in 1989. ALSO READ Champions League Final: Check Out Liverpool vs Tottenham Official Line-ups Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:TechTechnology share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleHOT!!! When Eazzy Showed Up At The Studios Of BBC – VIDEOnext articleCardinal Pell launches appeal against child sex conviction – Journal du CamerounRelated Posts441 shares Tech/June 19, 2019 /No Comment UNILORIN Speaks On Post-UTME Screening469 shares Tech/June 19, 2019 /No Comment Kaduna: Court Rules On El-Rufai’s Religious Bill | Nigeria NewsKidnapped Son Of Ex-Health Minister FreedCheck Out Full Aiteo Cup Round Of 32 Results As Enyimba Outsmarted By UnderdogLicence Renewal: How To Use Bypass Capture By FRSCLagos State Govt Speaks On ‘Ongoing LAGBUS Recruitment’Disregard Rumour Of New Ebola Case, FG Tells NigeriansOtedola Finally Sells Forte Oil, Reveals Next MoveMinisterial Appointment: Group Attacks Tinubu For ‘Blocking Ambode’s Nomination’FRSC Directs Drivers To Make Use Of ‘Bypass Capture’ For Licence Renewal 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.