A delegation of Northern Governors Forum, led by its chairman and Borno State governor, Alhaji Kashmir Shettima.
The main focus of the visit to Abia State, was to interact with the Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu on the recent fracas between the Nigerian Army and members of IPOB in the state.
Other governors who took part in the visit are Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, the Kastina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari, Plateau State Governor, Simon Dalong, Kebbi State Governor
Recalled that the Chairman of the South East Governor Forum and Ebonyi State Governor, while reading the resolutions of the governors after their meeting in Enugu last week said:
"We are in touch with the Northern Governors Forum they have assured us of the safety of all our people living in the north and we have also planned to exchange of visits between the Governors and to reinforce the confidence of Nigerians in this respect."