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UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon in Nigeria for 2 Day Visit – PHOTOS

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The UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-Moon, on Sunday, arrived in Nigeria on Sunday for a two-day official visit , the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

Ban, who arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, at 4.15p.m., was received by Bulus Lolo, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

 

 

 

 

 

 

PIC 15. UN SECRETARY-GENERAL, BAN KI-MOON ACKNOWLEDGING CHEERS ON HIS ARRIVAL AT THE  NNAMDI AZIKIWE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT IN ABUJA ON SUNDAY (23/8/15). 6123/23/8/2015/CH/NAN

PIC 16. UN SECRETARY-GENERAL, BAN KI-MOON (R) WITH THE PERMANENT SECRETARY, MINISTRY  OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, AMB. PAUL LOLO (L) DURING THE SECRETARY-GENERALS ARRIVAL AT THE  NNAMDI AZIKIWE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT IN ABUJA ON SUNDAY (23/8/15). 6124/23/8/2015/CH/ICE/NAN

PIC 17. FROM LEFT: AMBASSADOR OF SOUTH KOREA TO NIGERIA, AMB. NOH KYU-DUK AND UN  COUNTRY REPRESENTATIVE IN NIGERIA, MR DAOUDA TOURE, WELCOMING THE UN SECRETARY- GENERAL, BAN KI-MOON WHO ARRIVE NNAMDI AZIKIWE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT IN ABUJA ON  SUNDAY (23/8/15).     6125/23/8/2015/CH/NAN

The dialogue with the governors held under the theme: “Pathways to a New Nigeria – the Role of Sub-national Governments.”

Ban Ki Moon and Governors Ban Ki Moon and Governors 2

The UN Scribe is scheduled to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari, at Aso Rock Villa on Monday.

In addition, he will later lay a wreath in memory of persons who died at the UN House bombing in 2011, as part of activities to mark the fourth anniversary of the incident.

The UN scribe will also have lunch with members of the business community with the theme: “The Role of Nigeria Business and the Economy in Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals and Addressing Climate Change.”

Also, the Secretary-General is billed to deliver a keynote address at a “Dialogue on Democracy, Human Rights, Development, Climate Change and Countering Violent Extremism.”

The Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo, is expected to chair the dialogue at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

NAN reports that Amina Mohammed, Special Advisor of the Secretary-General on Post-2015 Development Planning, is among those in Ban’s entourage.

Photo Credit: NAN-PHOTO

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) was established by the Federal Government of Nigeria in May 1976 to gather and distribute news on Nigeria and cover events of interest to Nigeria at the international level for the benefit of the Nigerian Media and the Public.

2 Comments

  1. kk

    August 24, 2015 at 11:43 am

    this is huge!!! good one 🙂

  2. Tosin

    August 25, 2015 at 6:32 am

    a lot of the people he met, their head don block since nineteen-something. just be talking to himself. and how we don’t have any women in government (at least among the governors) is a mystery. yet we come back and cry somebody’s cheating on somebody.

    anyway, MDGs! I mean SDGs!

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