By Johnbosco Agbakwuru
ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, met behind closed doors with service chiefs and security heads at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Although the agenda of the meeting was not made public, it may not be unconnected with the security situation in the country as the security heads were expected to present regular briefing to the President, who is the Commander-in-Chief of the Nigerian Armed Forces.
The service chiefs at the meeting were, Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Olonishakin; Chief of Naval Staff, Ibok-Ete Ibas, and Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadiq Abubakar.
Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Yusuf Buratai, and Director of National Intelligence Agency, NIA, Ahmed Abubakar were represented.
Also present were National Security Adviser, Major Gen. Babagana Monguno (retd); Director-General, Department of State Service, DSS, Yusuf Bichi; acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, and Chief of Defence Intelligence and Minister of Defence, Brigadier Gen. Mansur Dan-Ali (retd).