UNGA: Tinubu Urges More Commitment Against Terror Financing, Economic Sabotage, Others



By Ismail Abdulaziz

President Bola Tinubu has urged UN member states to show more commitment to the crackdown against terror financing, economic sabotage, and illicit mineral and arms smuggling in the developing world.

This is contained in a statement issued by Chief Ajuri Ngelale, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity in Abuja.

Addressing the 78th UN General Assembly in New York on Tuesday, Tinubu also called on member states to compel firms and nationals from their countries from participating in the pillage of the African continent’s resources, which has led to several unrest.

“The fourth important aspect of global trust and solidarity is to secure the continent’s mineral rich areas from pilfering and conflict. Many such areas have become catacombs of misery and exploitation.

‘’The Democratic Republic of the Congo has suffered this for decades, inspite of the strong UN presence there. The world economy owes the DRC much, but gives her very…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria