Abuja - The Nigerian military is set to take over the activities of the Presidential Villa Strike Force ahead of the relocation of President Muhammadu Buhari to the Presidential Villa, Punch reports.
The Strike Force, which is a special security outfit saddled with the responsibility of protecting the President and the seat of power, is currently comprising only officials of the Department of State Services.
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A top Presidency official said that soldiers might take over their responsibility very soon.
The source said a Lieutenant who will be leading 21 other military personnel had already been transferred to the Strike Force with an instruction to take over from the DSS officials.
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