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General News of Wednesday, 4 May 2022


UN Secretary-General Guterres in Nigeria to meet Buhari

Zulum met Guterres on Tuesday Zulum met Guterres on Tuesday

The United Nations Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, is currently in Nigeria on a two-day official visit.

On Tuesday May 3, he met with the Governor of Borno State, Babagana Zulum, before proceeding to meet with families affected by the actions of Boko Haram insurgents in Borno and also evaluate the impact of climate change on vulnerable communities.

The UN Secretary-General is expected to meet with the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in Abuja.

During his visit to Abuja, Guterres will officiate a wreath-laying ceremony for victims of the 2011 bombing at the UN House.

This is his first time in Nigeria since becoming UN Secretary-General.

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