Insecurity: Buhari convenes urgent meeting with Security Chiefs at Aso Rock


President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with Security Chiefs at the Presidential Villa.

The meeting is coming a day after the Senate Minority Leader, Enyinnaya Abaribe called for the resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Abaribe, had made the call the floor of the Senate while contributing to a debate on the deteriorating security situation in the country.

According to Abaribe, the Buhari  led federal government had failed woefully to protect Nigerians and tackle the worsening security situation across the country.

The Service Chiefs at the meeting include, the Chief of Defense Staff, General Gabriel Olonisakin; Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai; Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok Ekwe Ibas; Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshall Sadique Abubakar; Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu; Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ahmed Rafa’i Abubakar; and the Director-General of the Directorate of State Services (DSS) Yusuf Magaji Bichi.

Others in attendance are Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha; Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari.

Minister of Defense Maj. Gen. Bashir Salihi Mahashi (Rtd.); Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola; and the National Security Adviser (NSA) Maj. Gen. Babagana Monguno (Rtd.).

There are speculations that the meeting was urgently convened following the out burst by lawmakers at the upper and lower chambers during plenary on Wednesday.


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