President Muhammadu Buhari and his deputy, Professor Yemi Osinbajo are currently in a closed door meeting with the nation’s security chiefs.
The meeting, holding at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, also has the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha; Minister of Defence, Major-General Bashir Magashi (retd.); and National Security Adviser, Major-General Babagana Monguno (retd.) attending.
The security chiefs present are the Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor; Chief of Army Staff; Lieutenant-General Ibrahim Attahiru; Chief of Naval Staff; Vice Admiral Awwal Zubairu; Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Oladayo Amoo; and the acting Inspector General of Police, Usman Baba.
The meeting is coming on the heels of increasing wave of insecurity all over the country, with insurgents, bandits, kidnappers and other criminals holding the country at the jugular.