Buhari, Osinbajo in separate meetings with heads of security agencies

Muhammadu Buhari and Yemi Osinbajo

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met behind closed doors with security chiefs and heads of security agencies at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the meeting which lasted for about one-and-a-half hours took place at the president’s office.

Those at the meeting included service chiefs, Director General of the Department of State Services (DSS), Lawal Daura and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, Ahmed Rufa’i.

NAN observed that the Inspector-General of Police, Idris Ibrahim, who was at the presidential villa, was not part of the meeting with the president but later attended another security meeting which was presided over by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo.

NAN reports that the Director-General of the DSS, Lawal Daura, also joined the IGP, Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, at the meeting with Osinbajo.

The outcomes of the two meetings are still being awaited as at the time of filing this report.