Herdsmen Crisis: In PHOTOS, Senate Convene Two Day National Security Summit
The Nigerian Senate on Thursday began a two-day National Security summit with a view to finding a common solution to the challenges posed by insecurity and to review the challenges being faced by security agencies in the performance of their duties.
The event which was declared open by Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo also has in attendance members of the National Assembly, Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Service Chiefs and other heads of security agencies.
Also present at the summit are selected traditional rulers from across the six geopolitical zones, representatives of regional socio-political organizations, Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) and Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN).
Other stakeholders invited to the summit are the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs).