President Muhammadu Buhari is billed to hold bilateral meetings in New York with some leaders of other delegations and chief executive officers of big companies keen to invest in the country.
The President will also hold talks with Aliko Dangote and Bill Gates on sustaining the polio-free campaign, and issues on human capital projects and development.
Before returning to Abuja at the conclusion of his engagements, President Buhari will meet with a selected group of top America-based Nigerian businessmen and potential investors.
The President will be accompanied to New York by Governors; Abdullahi Sule of Nassarawa, Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi and Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun States.
Also on the entourage are the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama; Minister of Environment, Dr Muhammad Mahmoud; Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed; and Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire.
Others are the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management & Social Development, Sa’adiya Farouk; Minister of Water Resources, Engr. Suleiman Adamu; Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu.
The rest are the National Security Adviser, Major General Babagana Monguno (rtd); Director-General, National Intelligence Agency, Ambassador Ahmed Rufai Abubakar; National Coordinator/CEO, NEPAD, Princess Gloria Akobundu; and Senior Special Assistant to the President on SDGs, Mrs Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire.