President Buhari meets Danjuma behind closed doors at Aso Villa

President Buhari meets Danjuma behind closed doors at Aso Villa

- President Buhari held a closed-door meeting with Gen. T. Y. Danjuma at the State House

- The agenda of the meeting is not yet disclosed as at the time of this report

- Recall that the Nigerian leader had earlier held a meeting with former Nigerian leaders and security chiefs

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President Muhammadu Buhari and former minister of defence, General Theophilus Danjuma met behind closed doors at the State House, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

The personal assistant to the president (photography), Sunday Aghaeze, confirmed the meeting on Wednesday, October 28, via pictorial reports.

Legit.ng gathered that the agenda of the meeting which is coming amid ongoing controversy generated by the Lekki shooting is not yet known as at the time of filing this report.

President Buhari meets T.Y. Danjuma at Aso Villa
President Buhari meets T.Y. Danjuma behind closed doors. Photo credit: Bashir Ahmad
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Talks between the Nigerian leader and the former minister of defence is expected to be centered around finding lasting solutions to the country's security and socio-economic challenges.

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The retired general was last sighted at the State House in May when he paid President Buhari a visit in Abuja.

It would be recalled that President Buhari had an emergency meeting with former leaders and security chiefs at Aso Villa.

The impromptu meeting, which started at about 10 am, was reportedly convened by Buhari to consult over recent social and security developments in different parts of the country.

All the former heads of state and presidents participating in the meeting were linked virtually while the security heads are in the executive council chambers of the State House with the president.

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Earlier, Legit.ng reported that the chief of army staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, and some top commanders of the Nigerian Army held a vital meeting.

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The meeting, which took place at the army headquarters in Abuja, was said to have commenced at about 10.20 am on Monday, October 26.

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