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Jonathan, security chiefs in marathon meeting

By The Citizen
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President Goodluck Jonathan is held a Security meeting  with Security Chiefs and heads of security agencies for what a source said was to review the security situation in the country.

Those in attendance at midday security meeting include Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Sabundu Badeh; Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant- General Kenneth Minimah; Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Usman Jibrin and Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Ademola  Amosu.

The Inspector General of Police, Muhammed Abubakar, the Director-General of State Security Service, (SSS) Ita Ekpeyong were also at the meeting which lasted for some hours.

Although details of the meeting were not disclosed, it was gathered that it was to review the security situation in the country as well as to brief the security leaders of  the decision reached at the regional security meeting in Paris.

The Paris meeting which was attended by Jonathan also has the Presidents and Heads of State and Government of Benin Republic, Chad, Niger and Cameroon in attendance.