Politics Buhari Hits Ground Running, Holds Meeting With Osinbajo, Top Officials



Immediately the helicopter that conveyed President Muhammadu Buhari from Kaduna touched ground at the helipad inside the Presidential Villa at 8.42am, the President hit the ground running with a meeting.

Mr Buhari, who just returned from medical vacation, is currently meeting top government officials led by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo.

The meeting is holding inside the First Lady Conference.

The President and the government officials were driven to the venue of the meeting straight from the helipad.

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Although the event was supposed to be open to the press, security operatives locked out many journalists and some top government officials.

The meeting is still ongoing as of the time of filing this report at 9.10am.

Those on hand to receive the President included Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo; Zamfara State Governor, Abdulaziz Yari; Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Muhammad Bello; Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali; National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno; Director-General of the Department of State Services, Lawal Daura; Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris; Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari; all service chiefs.