Buhari, Abubakar meet in Aso Rock


FORMER Military Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, was at the presidential villa, Abuja, on Thursday, to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari over some undisclosed issues.

The Chairman of the National Peace Committee, met alone with the president after which he told State House correspondents that the committee was working quietly to ensure that there was peace in the country.

He stressed the need for the Buhari administration with the assistance of all Nigerians to resolve the various crises in the country.

Abubakar who said he was in the villa to discuss some undisclosed issues with the president, stressed the need for political parties to work together.

Asked about the impact of the peace committee, Abubakar said: “We are still working, although quietly. We are working to make sure that there is peace in the country and all the political parties work amicably because each one has got a role to play.”

He added: “So, I hope the current administration through the assistance of all Nigerians will give a helping hand to make that these crises that are unnecessary and uncalled for, we overcome them.”