The Chief of Staff to the Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, Mallam Abba Kyari is dead from Covid-19.
Abba Kyari died from the pandemic attack. His death was made public by the Special Adviser to Buhari on media and publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina on 17th of April, 2020.
According to the statement, ”
CHIEF OF STAFF TO PRESIDENT, ABBA KYARI, PASSES ON
The Presidency regrets to announce the passage of the Chief of Staff to the President, Mallam Abba Kyari.
The deceased had tested positive to the ravaging COVID-19, and had been receiving treatment. But he died on Friday, April 17, 2020.
May God accept his soul.
Funeral arrangements will be announced shortly.
Special Adviser to the President
(Media and Publicity)
April 18, 2020.”