President Buhari has reportedly called former President Goodluck Jonathan, over the gunmen attack at his country home in Otuoke, Bayelsa state.
Buahri who commiserated with the families of the dead soldier and the injured during attack, reassured Jonathan of his safety and security as well as those of all Nigerians.
The statement released by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu reads in part;
“While commending the soldiers on guard for bravely repelling the attack, the President condoled with family members as well as officers and men of the Nigerian Army over the loss of one of the guards.
“President Buhari assured that the protection of the life of the former leader and all citizens of the country will continue to be the major preoccupation of his administration.”