President Mahama will also hold bilateral meetings with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, President David Granger of Guyana
He arrived in New York, on Sunday for the 71st United Nations General Assembly.
Accompanied by the First Lady, Mrs. Lordina Mahama, he was met on arrival at the JFK Airport by Ghana’s Ambassador to the United States, Lt-Gen. Joseph Henry Smith, Ghana’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Martha Ama Akyaa Pobee, and other officials.
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Aside from the General Assembly, the President will also attend meetings of the UN Advocacy Group on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), for which he is co-chairman.
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President Mahama’s activities will further include attendance of the US-AFRICA Business Forum under the auspices of the US Department of Commerce and the Bloomberg Philanthropies.