Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN), Ban Ki-moon, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari is highly respected by world leaders.
Ban also said that Buhari’s leadership has given Nigeria a positive global image.
The UN boss made the comment during a bilateral meeting with Buhari on the sidelines of the 71st UN General Assembly in New York, a statement released by the president’s media aide, Femi Adesina said.
“You are highly respected by world leaders, including myself. Your persona has given your country a positive image,” Ban said.
US President, Barack Obama also met with Buhari on the sidelines of the conference and expressed confidence in the latter’s leadership.