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Tijjani Muhammad-Bande

20 Sep
The Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the UN, Prof. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, says Nigeria will join other world leaders to push for global COVID-19 vaccine equity at the ongoing UN General Assembly high-level meetings.
29 Jun
The Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the UN, Prof. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, has hailed the re-appointment of António Guterres as UN Secretary-General, saying he has shown serious commitment to important global issues.
16 Sep 2020
Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Amb. Tijani Muhammad-Bande, on Tuesday bowed out of office as President of the 74th session of the General Assembly.
15 May 2020
The UN General Assembly will cast ballots in-person for five new non-permanent Security Council seats, its president said Thursday, effectively ruling out electronic voting despite the coronavirus pandemic.
22 Nov 2019
Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, President of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), arrived Nigeria to rousing welcome on Thursday night on a four-day official visit to the country.
24 Sep 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in New York paid a courtesy call on president of the 74th United Nations General Assembly, Prof. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande...
16 Sep 2019
The Federal Government yesterday expressed hope for actualisation of major goals of Nigeria and the African continent at large as the country’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Professor Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, assumes the presidency of the General Assembly of the global body.
12 Jul 2019
President-elect of UN General Assembly and Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the global organisation, Ambassador Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, was formally congratulated yesterday President Muhammadu Buhari.
21 Jun 2019
It is one good, heartwarming news that Nigeria’s Permanent Representative at the United Nations (UN), Professor Tijjani Muhammad-Bande was recently elected unopposed to preside over the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly....
4 Jun 2019
Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Amb. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande has emerged President of the 74th UN General Assembly.
3 Jun 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday sent a Federal Government delegation to support Nigeria’s candidate, Professor Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, who is vying for United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) president in New York tomorrow.


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