Buhari speaks on plight of Lake Chad Basin at UN

President Muhammadu Buhari is to address world leaders at the United Nations 71st session on Monday in New York, United States of America (USA).
 Among other issues, the President is expected to address the plight of the over nine million people in the Lake Chad Basin.
  is one of the topics President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria will present before world leaders when he addresses them on Monday.
President Buhari is also expected  to sign the Paris Agreement on Climate Change while attending a series of high level meetings, including one with the British Permanent Representative to the United Nations.
Some of those on the president’s entourage are the National Security Adviser, Major General Babagana Munguno and the Minister of the Interior, General Abdulrahman Danbazzau.
Others are the Minister of Solid Minerals Dr. Kayode Fayemi, the Environment Minister, Amina Mohammed and the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Diaspora Matters, Abike Dabiri Erewa. The delegation is already in the U.S for the ceremony.