President Muhammadu Buhari is currently in a meeting with the national security council, probably to discuss matters bordering on the worsening security situation in the country. The meeting, which has in attendance the Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo, is being held at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Others in attendance are all service chiefs, the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, the National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno; Heads of the Department of State Services, and National Intelligence Agency; Ministers of Justice, Police Affairs, Defence and Interior among others.
Some security experts are expected to make presentations at the meeting.
The meeting comes shortly after the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) lamented the worsening security situation in the country.
The governors have resolved to meet the President and the service chiefs separately on the matter.