President Muhammadu Buhari met with former heads of state of Nigeria and some members of his administration today, October 21 at the council of states meeting at the presidential villa in Abuja.
The meeting was the first since Buhari was sworn in as the president in May 29.
The Nation reports that the meeting began at 11.10 am after the arrival of the president.
In attendance was former president, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida who was seen shaking hand and enjoying a laugh with President Buhari.
Also in attendance were Gen. Yakubu Gowon, Gen. Abdusalami Abubakar and Chief Ernest Shonekan.
Professor Yemi Osinbajo, the vice president and Yakubu Dogara, the speaker of the House of Representatives were also present.
Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, Shehu Shagari, Goodluck Jonathan and Bukola Saraki were absent when the meeting began.