President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, on Monday held one other assembly to deal with the safety challenges within the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
An identical assembly was held final week on the workplace of the Senate President with prime officers instantly charged with the safety of the FCT.
Lawan defined that Monday’s assembly was to widen the scope of interplay and discover answer to the safety state of affairs within the FCT.
In accordance with a press release by the particular adviser to the senate president on media, Ola Awoniyi, “In contrast to the earlier conferences, Monday’s assembly was attended by the Minister of Communications, Isa Ali Ibrahim and the Director Basic of the Nationwide Intelligence Company (NIA), Ahmed Rufai Abubakar alongside different prime officers instantly concerned within the safety of Abuja.
He stated the presence of the communication minister was to indicate that the best way ahead would require software of knowledge know-how whereas the presence of the NIA DG was to take care of the worldwide dimension along with the nationwide safety problem dealing with Abuja.
“Lawan is worried that Abuja, being the seat of energy, ought to have a greater safety state of affairs than it’s now”, Awoniyi stated.
“That is the seat of presidency and I imagine that it is going to be a mirrored image of what the safety state of affairs in Nigeria is. The story just isn’t superb.
“This assembly will subsequently look into each doable answer going ahead on learn how to handle the safety state of affairs,” Lawan was quoted as saying.
Some senators in attendance embrace the Senate Chief, Senator Yahaya Abdullahi, Deputy Chief Whip, Senator Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi, Chairman, Senate committee on Inside, Senator Kashim Shettima, Chairman, Senate committee on Police Affairs, Senator Halliru Jika and Senator Ifeanyi Ubah.