Six Governors of the northeastern Nigeria led by their forum chairman, Babagana Umara Zulum on Monday met President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House in Abuja.
This include, the Governor of Adamawa- Ahmadu Fintiri, Gombe- Muhammed Inuwa Yahaya, Bauchi- Bala Mohammed, Taraba-Ishaku Darius and that of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni were present during the meeting.
Before proceeding to the State House, the Governors had a short discussion at Gombe State Governors Lodge in Asokoro, Abuja.
The governors came into Abuja on Sunday from Maiduguri, where they met on Saturday, to discuss challenges of security and other issues concerning the northeast.
The governors after the meeting, gave an 11-point statement which was read by governor Zulum.
Zulum was selected as the forum’s pioneer chairman.
The Governors Organised the forum in Gombe, back in March 2020, during their first meeting.
According to GMB & O Media, the meeting is to serve as united from to encourage peace building and restoration of the northeast in the face of attacks by boko haram terrorists.