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September 24, 2015

Photos: Buhari departs for UN General Assembly in New York

Photos: Buhari departs for UN General Assembly in New York

PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI WAVES AS HE DEPARTS THE UMARU MUSA YAR’ADUA AIRPORT, KATSINA ON THURSDAY (24/9/15) FOR NEW YORK TO ATTEND THE 70TH SESSION OF THE UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY.

President Muhammadu Buhari has departed Nigeria for New York, United States of America, where he will address the 70th Session of the United Nations General Assembly. Buhari departed the country, shortly after the Eid el-Kabir celebration in his ancestral home, in Daura, Katsina State.

According to the Presidential spokesman, Mr. Femi Adesina, Buhari who is expected to deliver Nigeria’s Statement to the UN General Assembly on Monday, September 28, will return on Tuesday, September 29.

Meanwhile, Vanguard captures photos of President Buhari before his departure.

See photos:

Buhari, Fayemi, Amaechi with Emir of Kazaure, Najib Hussaini Adamu CON

President Muhammadu Buhari; former Governors Kayode Fayemi (Ekiti); Chibuike Amaechi (Rivers) with Emir of Kazaure, Najib Hussaini Adamu (CON), during the Eid el-Kabir celebration in his ancestral home, in Daura, Kastina State, on Thursday

President Buhari introduces to ex-governor Amaechi and Fayemi his grandchildren in Daura during Sallah

President Buhari introduces former Governors Kayode Fayemi (Ekiti); Chibuike Amaechi (Rivers) to his grandchildren during the Eid el-Kabir celebration in his ancestral home, in Daura, Kastina State

PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI WAVES AS HE DEPARTS THE UMARU MUSA YAR'ADUA AIRPORT, KATSINA ON THURSDAY (24/9/15) FOR NEW YORK TO ATTEND THE 70TH SESSION OF THE UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY.

PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI EXCHANGING PLEASANTRIES AS HE DEPARTS THE UMARU MUSA YAR’ADUA AIRPORT, KATSINA ON THURSDAY (24/9/15) FOR NEW YORK TO ATTEND THE 70TH SESSION OF THE UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY.

PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI WAVES AS HE DEPARTS THE UMARU MUSA YAR'ADUA AIRPORT, KATSINA ON THURSDAY (24/9/15) FOR NEW YORK TO ATTEND THE 70TH SESSION OF THE UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY.

PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI WAVES AS HE DEPARTS THE UMARU MUSA YAR’ADUA AIRPORT, KATSINA ON THURSDAY (24/9/15) FOR NEW YORK TO ATTEND THE 70TH SESSION OF THE UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY.

 

PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI WAVES AS HE DEPARTS THE UMARU MUSA YAR'ADUA AIRPORT, KATSINA ON THURSDAY (24/9/15) FOR NEW YORK TO ATTEND THE 70TH SESSION OF THE UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY.

PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI WAVES AS HE DEPARTS THE UMARU MUSA YAR’ADUA AIRPORT, KATSINA ON THURSDAY (24/9/15) FOR NEW YORK TO ATTEND THE 70TH SESSION OF THE UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY.