A high level security meeting is ongoing at the office of Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo in Abuja.
Professor Osinbajo is holding brief for President Muhammad Buhari, currently on vacation in the UK.
Those attending the meeting are; Service Chiefs, Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan Ali, Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu and the Governors of Bayelsa, Rivers, Delta, Ondo, Abia and Akwa Ibom States.
The meeting may not be unconnected to recent attacks on oil facilities by the Niger Delta Avengers and other militants in the zone.
Anxious Newsmen are however expected to be briefed at the end of the meeting, presided over by the Vice President.