As Southern Governors meet on Tuesday 11 May in Asaba, the capital of Delta State, the security in the state capital has been beefed up so as to forestall any unforeseen circumstances.
It was gathered that security operatives were seen at strategic points including the road leading to the Government House, the venue of the summit as well as the entrance gate.
As reported by Punch, the persistent attacks on police assets and killings of policemen in the south-east and south-south, and kidnappings would be top on the agenda for the meeting.
The Chief Press Secretary to the governor of Delta State Mr Olise Ifeajika, said almost all the governors are expected to arrive in the state today
“Yes, we are happy to have them, the meeting will hold in the government house; after the meeting, decisions will be taken and the communique will be read.” Olise Ifeajika said.