Following the security challenges in the country, the Governors of the southern region are holding a meeting in Lagos on the state of the nation.
It was learnt that the meeting is a follow-up on the earlier meeting in Asaba hosted by the Delta state Governor where the governors agreed on far-reaching conclusions on open grazing, restructuring Nigeria, and calls for state police.
The Governor of Lagos State Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has started receiving the governors at Alausa, Ikeja, the venue of their meeting.
Some of those at the meeting include Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State; Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State; Gboyega Oyetola of Osun, and Edo State deputy governor Philip Shaibu.
Others include Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun; Enugu State governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi; Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi.