Buhari Meets with Speakers of State Houses of Assembly


President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met with the Speakers of the 36 State Houses of Assembly at the Council Chamber, Presidential Villa Abuja behind closed doors.

The meeting started about 11am when the President entered the chamber and the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, announced that the Speakers were on a courtesy visit to the President.

Those present at the meeting also were the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Boss Mustapha, Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, Permanent Secretary, State House, Jamil Arabi and the Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters.

Those absent at the time the meeting began were the Speakers of Edo, Bayelsa and Oyo States Houses of Assembly.