• You must act fast, Sultan warns • Northern govs, elders resolve to tackle almajiri, bickering
President Muhammadu Buhari has insisted that Nigeria’s security challenges would be tackled militarily, just as the Arewa Elders, under the umbrella of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF), yesterday, cautioned northern governors to work together and avoid public disagreement on how to combat the issue.
The 19 northern governours met with the President’s representatives, yesterday, to seek an immediate end to the general insecurity plaguing the country.
On the president’s team were Chief of Staff, Professor Ibrahim Gambari, all traditional rulers in the North, led by Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammadu Abubakar Sa’ad 111, National Assembly leaders and the Inspection General of Police (IGP).
Others are the Director-General of Directorate of Security Services (DSS) and Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed.
Professor Gambari, who represented…
Source: Guardian Newspaper