The Vice President of Nigeria, Kashim Shettima, paid a visit to President Bola Tinubu at his Bourdillon residence in Lagos State on Tuesday.
In addition to Shettima, members of the Nigerian Governors Forum visited President Tinubu to pay Christmas homage at his residence in Lagos.
The members of the NGF present during the visit include Governors Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Dapo Abiodun, Biodun Oyebamiji, and AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq representing Lagos, Ogun, Ekiti, and Kwara States, respectively. Also in attendance were Governors Abba Kabir Yusuf, Hope Uzodimma, Yahaya Bello, and Dauda Lawal representing Kano, Imo, Kogi, and Zamfara States, respectively.
In a related development, President Bola Tinubu has issued orders to security agencies, instructing them to apprehend those responsible for the Christmas Day attacks in Bokkos and Barkin-Ladi Local Government Areas of Plateau State.
In a statement signed on Tuesday by his Special Adviser, Ajuri Ngelale, Tinubu urged security agents to apprehend the culprits responsible for the Christmas Day attacks.
“President Bola Tinubu strongly condemns the heinous and brutal attacks in Bokkos and Barkin-Ladi Local Government Areas of Plateau State, which resulted in the tragic loss of many lives.
“President Tinubu directs security agencies to immediately move in, scour every stretch of the zone, and apprehend the culprits.
“The President also directs immediate mobilisation of relief resources for surviving victims of the primitive and cruel attacks as well as medical treatment for the wounded.”
Tinubu extended condolences to the government and people of Plateau State, assuring Nigerians that those responsible for the Christmas Day attacks would not escape justice.