The President is currently in a closed door meeting with the Chad Transitional Military Leader General Mahamat Idris Deby in the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
President Mohammad Buhari received General Deby in the Villa at about 11:11 am.
The purpose for the meeting was not disclosed.
However, Presidency sources proposed that the visit mighthave to do with the need for countries sharing boundaries in the Sahel region, to find a permanent solution to terrorism and arms proliferation endangering the peace and security of the region.
General Mahamat Deby succeed his Father and former President of Chad, Marshal Idris Deby Itno who died of wounds sustained in battle with rebels.