President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met with service chiefs at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.
The meeting had in attendance the Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor; Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant-General Ibrahim Attahiru; Chief of Naval Staff; Vice Admiral Awwal Zubairu; and Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Isiaka Amoo.
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo; National Security Adviser to the President, Maj.-Gen Babagana Monguno (retd.); the Chief of Staff to the President, Ibrahim Gambari; Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, amongst others, were also at the meeting.
President Buhari ordered the service chiefs to “take out” bandits, kidnappers, and their sponsors.
He warned that the reign of terror unleashed on parts of the country by bandits and kidnappers is no longer acceptable.