Amina Mohammed, the immediate past minister of environment has been sworn in as the deputy secretary-general of the United Nations (UN), on Tuesday in New York, United States
Amina took the oath of office yesterday in the presence of Nigeria government officials and member of the civil society
Antonio Guterres, secretary-general of the UN, administered the oath on Mohammed, former minister of environment.
In accepting the appointment, Mohammed had said she was humbled at the opportunity to serve humanity.
“I want to say that I am extremely, very, very proud that you accepted to join our team. Thank you very much,” Guterres told Mohammed.