Benue killings: Buhari meets Saraki, Dogara

Benue killings: Buhari meets Saraki, Dogara
January 14 23:54 2018

By Ahmed Idris

President Muhammadu Buhari has held a meeting with the Senate President, Bukola Saraki; and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, over the recent killings in Benue state and other parts of the country.

According to a message posted on the Presidency’s Twitter handle, @NGRPresident, the President called the meeting on Sunday evening to brief the National Assembly leaders of ongoing efforts to restore peace to the troubled states.

The message read, “Ongoing: President @MBuhari meeting with Senate President @bukolasaraki & Speaker @YakubDogara on the security situation in Benue and other parts of the country.

“The President called the meeting to brief @nassnigeria on @AsoRock’s ongoing efforts at #SecuringBenue.”