President Muhammadu Buhari is billed to visit Plateau State for on the spot assessment and condolence visit.
According to the police, over 100 people were killed violence in the renewed violence in Plateau State. The current spate of violence to be carried out by herdsmen is believed to be retaliatory after attacks on Fulani cattle dealers and their cattle in the past few weeks.
The killing of scores of mainly Christian mourners of a local leader has been condemned by all Nigerians and the international community with many accusing President Buhari of not being sensitive enough to the situation.
Already, Buhari had sent his vice, Osinbajo to Plateau. While in Plateau, the vice president promised that more security personnel will be deployed to the state.
However, many Nigerians hve criticized the president for not personally visiting Plateau since the attack on Saturday.
It was reported that the presidents convoy and advance team had already left the Aso Rock Villa for Plateau State, earlier today.