An enlarged security meeting is underway at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The meeting being presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari is being attended by the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, the Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Olanishakin as well as the Service Chiefs and Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris.
All present at the meeting are the Ministers of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, Interior, Abdulrahman Danbazau, and Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama.
Others include the Corps Marshall of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Boboye Oyeyemi, Comptroller General of Nigeria Immigration Service, Mohammed Babandede and that of the Prisons Service, Ja’afaru Ahmed among others.
The meeting which started at 10:00 hours GMT is behind closed doors.