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Vol 58 No 18

Published 8th September 2017


Nigeria

Abuja's high hopes in New York

The Buhari government's diplomats and securocrats are looking to make deals at this year's UN General Assembly 

Whoever leads the Nigerian delegation to this year's United Nations General Assembly – President Muhammadu Buhari or his deputy Yemi Osinbajo – security concerns, national and regional, will top the agenda. Abuja's top diplomats and military officers have full diaries in New York for the week ending 23 September, as does the investment team led by Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun and Trade Minister Okechukwu Enelamah.

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