President Muhammadu Buhari On Thursday met with Service Chiefs and security heads at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The meeting was expected to deliberate on the security situation in the country.
It is also expected that the security heads will present regular briefing to the President, who is the Commander-in-Chief of the Nigeria Armed Forces.
The Service Chiefs at the meeting were Chief of Defence Staff General Gabriel Olonisakin; Chief of Naval Staff Ibok-Ete Ibas and Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadiq Abubakar.
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Yusuf Buratai and the Director of National Intelligence Agency, NIA, Ahmed Abubakar were represented at the meeting.
Also present were the National Security Adviser Major Gen. Babagana Monguno; Director General, Department of Security Service DSS Yusuf Bichi; the Acting Inspector General of Police IGP Mohammed Adamu; Chief of Defence Intelligence and the Minister of Defence, Brigadier Gen. Mansur Dan-Ali.