The President Muhammadu Buhari and security chiefs are meeting at the Presidential Villa at present. The agenda of the meeting is unknown.
However, sources at the Presidential Villa say it may be connected with a review of the security situation in the country.
In attendance were Sadique Abubakar, chief of air staff; Ibok-Ete Ibas, chief of naval staff; Bashir Magashi, minister of defence; Mohammed Adamu, inspector-general of police and Yusuf Bichi, director-general of the Department of State Services (DSS).
Buratai was represented by Lamidi Adeosun, Nigerian army’s chief of policy and plans (CPPLANS).