Buhari Holds Virtual Meeting with Former Presidents, Service Chiefs


By Adedayo Akinwale in abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari is presently in a virtual meeting with former Heads of States, as well as service chiefs.

While the agenda of the meeting has not been disclosed, it is expected that the current security situation and the breakdown of law and order in several states following the shooting of peaceful.young protesters by soldiers at Lekki Toll Gate, would be discussed.

Those taking part in the virtual meeting which started at about 10a.m are former Heads of State and Presidents, Gen. Yakubu Gowon, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, Gen Abdullasam Abubakar, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan and Chief Ernest Shonikan.

While those present with the President at the State House Council Chambers are: Vice President Yemi Osinbajo; Secretary to Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha; Chief of Staff to the President, Professor Ibrahim Gambari, and National Security Adviser, Major General Babagana Monguno.

Others include the Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Olanisakin; Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu; Director General, Department of State Services, Yusuf Bichi, and Director General, National Intelligence Agency, Ahmed Rufai.

Details later…