Security chiefs keep mum after closed door meeting with Buhari 

Security chiefs keep mum after closed door meeting with Buhari 


President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday  met  with security chiefs for two and half hours at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, to review current security situations in the country.

The meeting ended with no official willing to take questions from State House Correspondents.


The enlarged meeting had in attendance heads of  Nigeria Immigration Service, Nigeria Customs Service, Nigeria Fire Service, Federal Road Safety Corps, Nigeria Prisons Service, and Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps.

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Secretary to the government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, Minister of Defence,  Mansur Dan-Ali, Minister of Interior, and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, National Security Adviser, Maj. Gen. Babagana Monguno (retd)

Others also in attendance were Director-General of the Department of State Services (DSS); Lawal Daura, Director of the Nigeria Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ahmed Abubakar, and Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris.

The service chiefs at the meeting include  Chief of Defence Staff; Gen. Gabriel Olonisakin, Chief of Army Staff; Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, Chief of Naval Staff, Ibok-Ete Ekwe Ibas, and  Chief of Air Staff, Sadique Abubakar.