BREAKING: Buhari Meets Defence Minister

BREAKING: Buhari Meets Defence Minister


The President , Major General Muhmmadu Buhari ( retd. ) , on Tuesday , held a closed- door meeting with the Minister of Defence , Major General Bashir Magashi ( retd.) , and the Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Olonisakin .

The meeting was held inside the Presidential Villa , Abuja .

The meeting ’s agenda was not made public .

As of the time of filing this report, the Presidency has yet to issue a statement on the meeting .

The meeting was however held at a time there are protests in parts of the country against the scrapped Special Anti – Robbery Squad of the Nigeria Police Force.

The protests have turned violent in Abuja and some states leading to the declaration of curfew in Edo and Lagos States .

Although there was no official information confirming the agenda of the meeting , as at the time of filing this report , sources within the Statement House , suggested it was all in the bid to tame the escalating violence trailing the # EndSARS protests.

 

 

(Punchng)

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