Buhari cancels FEC meeting, sends delegation to Borno over IDP camp accidental bombing

Nigeria’s leader, President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday sent a delegation comprising top government officials to Borno State, following an accidental bombing that took place on Tuesday in Rann.

The President’s team on condolence visit to the state include his Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari; the Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali; Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed; and service chiefs.

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, confirmed the visit in his Twitter handle.

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A scheduled weekly meeting of the Federal Executive Council was also called off on Wednesday.

Over 100 persons are reported to have died from the tragedy.

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