Some Nigerians in diaspora on Monday, stormed the streets of New York in a solidarity march/protest for a peaceful one-Nigeria as world leaders assemble for the 76th Annual United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). ayokinews.com reports
According to information gotten from(NAN), the protest was held by the ‘ONE NIGERIA GROUP’ in solidarity for the continued existence of Nigeria as a one united country.
The ‘One Nigeria’ protesters who also marched in support for the Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, caught the attention of many internet users as pictures and videos of the protest were shared on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and other social media platforms.
The Group also took it upon themselves to sharing of the numerous achievements of the President Muhammadu Buhari’s led administration on all social platforms.
The Nigerian President had earlier arrived in New York ahead of the 76th Annual United Nations General Assembly meeting where he’ll be speaking during a general debate on the theme titled, “Building Resilience Through Hope – To Recover from COVID-19, Rebuild Sustainably, Respond to the Needs of the Planet, Respect the Rights of People and Revitalize the United Nations’’.
As stated on NAN, the Nigerian President will be holding bilateral meetings with a number of leaders from other countries’ delegations and heads of International Development organizations.
NAN made it known that the President would also be partaking in other high level meetings such as the celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Adoption of the Durban Declaration and the Programme of Action on Reparations, Racial Justice and Equality for African Descents, Food Systems Summit, High Level Dialogue on Energy and High Level Plenary Meeting to celebrate and promote the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons among others.