Buhari presides over national security council meeting


President Muhammadu Buhari presides over a crucial security meeting with all the nation’s security chiefs and relevant cabinet ministers in attendance.

The News Agency of Nigeria gathered that the meeting was summoned to critically analyze the prevailing challenges of security bedevilling the country with a view to charting the best way forward.

It was reported that the nation’s security forces had, in the recent times, taken the battle more robustly to insurgents, bandits and all other criminals troubling the country.

In attendance at today’s meeting were Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, Chief of Staff to the President, Secretary to Government of the Federation, Ministers of Defence, Justice, Interior, Police and Foreign Affairs as well as the National Security Adviser.

Others were the service chiefs led by the Chief of Defence Staff, Inspector General of Police, Directors General, Department of State Services and The National Intelligence Agency, Chief of Defence Intelligence and other relevant stakeholders.