Chief of Staff to the President, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, Minister of Information and Culture Alhaji Lai Mohammed, and Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Alhaji Mohammad Musa Bello have arrived Kaduna to meet with Governors and Traditional rulers of the Northern region.
The meeting is expected to deliberate on various concerns especially as it affects peace, security and other developmental issues
Senate President Ahmad Lawal, the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Saad Abubakar, the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu Abubakar are also attending the meeting.
The meeting commenced behind closed doors with the Governors of Gombe, Nasarawa, Jigawa, Sokoto, Kaduna, Zamfara, Niger, and the Deputy Governors of Katsina, Kogi among other deputies also in attendance.
Chairman, Council of Chiefs of each state of the Northern region were also at the meeting.
Some members of the Senate and House of representatives are also present.
Meanwhile, the Inspector General of Police is expected to brief the meeting on efforts to contain the current security challenges and issues arising from the #EndSARS protest in the North and the country in general.
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