Details of the meeting between President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, has emerged.
Speaking to State House correspondents, Governor Makinde said he was at the villa to seek the collaboration of the Federal Government to effectively tackle the security challenges in the state.
Makinde said, “This afternoon, I met with His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari to brief him on the security situation in Oyo State and seek collaborations required for some of our intended security plans to work effectively.
“I asked for greater synergy between the state and federal security agencies. Also, I requested collaboration with the Nigerian Immigration Service for proper documentation of foreign nationals working in mines in the state. Mr President promised to look into these issues.”
Naija News reports that Buhari had also met with Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State.
The president also met with the Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi over the herdsmen crisis rocking the South-west.