Heads of security agencies in Nigeria had a secret meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, September 10, in Aso Rock Villa, Abuja.
Among those who attended the closed-door meeting were Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno and Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ahmed Rufai-Abubakar, The Nations reports.
Others also present at the meeting were the chief of staff, Mallam Abba Kyari and Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Boss Mustapha.
According to Vanguard, the meeting was for the planned African Security leadership summit which is to be held in Nigeria.
The meeting may also be connected to the rampant xenophobic attack against Nigerians in South Africa.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng reported that President Buhari had sent a message of warning to the government of the African nation.
The message of President Buhari to the South African government was revealed by his special assistant on new media, Bashir Ahmad, after a release of the report by a special envoy sent to Pretoria.
In his message to Cyril Ramaphosa, the president called on the government to take decisive measures in ending violence against Nigerians in its country, adding that the trend could damage the reputation of the nation.
Moreover, the president ordered the immediate voluntary evacuation of all Nigerians who are willing to return home.
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