After laying the wreath, Mr Ban Ki-moon urged the UN workers not to be discouraged by the bombing, but to remain committed to their job for the advancement of humanity.
At the UN building in Nigerias capital city, he condemned acts of extremism by the Boko Haram terrorist group.
The commemoration was part of the activities lined up for the UN Secretary General who is in Nigeria on an official visit.
The Boko Haram sect claimed responsibility for the attack.
In the second day of the official visit, the UN Secretary General will visit health units and immunisation centre in Garki area of Abuja to further assess Nigeria’s efforts towards.the actualisation of the Millennium Development Goals.
. Part of the activities for Monday is a dialogue and lunch with Nigerian Business actors under the theme .The role of Nigerian Business and Economy in Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and addressing Climate Change.
. The highpoint of Mr Ki-moon.s visit will be his meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, which will be rounded off with a joint press conference.There will also be a dinner hosted by President Buhari in honour of the esteemed guest.
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