SWITZERLAND, JUNE 18 – In a bid to discuss pathways to tackling the worsening security situation in the country, President Muhammadu Buhari has met with Governors under the ruling All Progressives Congress(APC), led by governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State.
The meeting started at the Council Chamber around 11.37am when the President arrived the venue.
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki offered the opening Christian prayer, while Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum said the Muslim prayer.
State Governors at the closed doors meeting included the Chairman, Nigeria Governors Forum and Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi; Yahaya Bello of Kogi State; Godwin Obaseki of Edo State; Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State; Babagana Zulum of Borno State.
Others were Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State; Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State; Bagudu of Kebbi State; Simon Lalong of Plateau State; Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State; Mai-Mala Buni of Yobe State; Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara State; and Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State.
Deputy governors at the meeting included those of Katsina and Kaduna.
The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha and the Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, were also at the meeting.