President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Nigerians to be calm and vigilant amidst the United States and United Kingdom travel advisories.
This was contained in a statement signed by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu on Friday.
According to the statement, Buhari who stated that Nigerians’ safety remains the highest priority of the government noted that security agents are proactively rooting out threats to keep citizens safe.
The President expressed optimism that given the ongoing efforts on the part of the military and other security and intelligence agencies with the active support of the civilian population, the nation will emerge victorious against the current challenges facing it.
The President stressed that while being security conscious, alert and careful, it is also important that responsible members of the society do not create situations leading to unnecessary panic.