State governors visit President Buhari at the Presidential Villa

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President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday hosted some state governors in his office at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

President Buhari first met behind closed doors with Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State.

Governor Ambode told State House correspondents that he was at the villa to thank President Buhari for visiting Lagos to commission some “people-oriented projects in the state.”

The governor also said serving for one term as a governor of Lagos state has transformed him from a technocrat to “wise” politician.

President Buhari also met behind closed doors with Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State.

Governor Ortom said he visited the president to brief him on the security situation in his state.

He said three local governments are facing serious security breaches owing to the activities of one “Gana” who he said is behind most acts of criminality in Benue State.

Governor Ortom said the law on ranching, which he put in place, is working very well.

President Buhari also met with the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai; Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo of Gombe and Governor Willy Obiano of Anambra state; Obiano said he was in the villa to thank Mr President for the continuation of work at the second Niger bridge.