President Muhammadu Buhari has received briefings from the Chief of Defence Staff, Service Chiefs, the Inspector General of Police, and other heads of security agencies at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The service chiefs will brief President Buhari on the current security situation across the country as well as proffer solutions.
President Buhari’s media ade, Femi Adesina who confirmed the meeting posted on Facebook that ‘’President Buhari receives Security Briefing in State House on 7th Sep 2021.’’
Also at the meeting are the Ministers of Defence, Bashir Magashi; Justice, Abubakar Malami; Police Affairs, Maigari Dingyadi; Interior, Rauf Aregbesola; and Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama.
This meeting comes on the backdrop of the deteriorating se curity situation in the country is as banditry, kidnapping, and killings continue to escalate.
Meanwhile, many northern states, especially Kaduna, Katsina Zamfara, and Niger states are the worst hit with people being kidnapped for weeks and months and many displaced.