President Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over a security meeting in the State House, Abuja.
The meeting is coming in the wake of rising insecurity in various parts of the country, as well as widespread outrage from a variety of stakeholders.
Several Nigerians have been killed or kidnapped in the last few days in various parts of the country, causing widespread concern among citizens.
In attendance are the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo; Secretary to the Government of the Federation-Boss Mustapha; Chief of Staff to the President, Professor Ibrahim Gambari, and Defense Minister, Major-General Bashir Magashi (Rtd); and National Security Adviser, Major-General Babagana Monguno (Rtd).
Others present are the Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor, Chief of Army Staff; Lieutenant-General Ibrahim Attahiru, Chief of Naval Staff; Vice Admiral Awwal Zubairu, and Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Ishiaka Oladayo Amoo.