The President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari is currently in a meeting with the Service Chiefs.
The Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo was also said to be in the meeting holding at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.
The Personal Assistant on New Media to the President, Bashir Ahmad on Thursday, confirmed on Twitter that the meeting is not unconnected to the recent security challenges in some parts of the country.
“President Muhammadu Buhari has summoned a National Security Council over the recent security challenges in some parts of the country. Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, service chiefs and other heads of security agencies in attendance,” Ahmad tweeted.