President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, held a closed-door meeting with a delegation from Borno and Yobe States.
The delegation was led by governors Babagana Zulum and Mai-Mala Buni of Borno and Yobe States respectively.
On the delegation were; a former Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, and Ministers of State Agriculture, Mustapha Shehuri, and that of State-Works and Housing, Abubakar Aliyu.
Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha; Chief of Staff to the President, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari; the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouk; the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu; National Security Adviser, retired Major General Babagana Monguno and the Director-General of State Security Service, Yusuf Bichi attended the meeting.
The reason for the meeting is unknown but it may not be unconnected to the security challenges in the Northeast region of the country.