The Chief of Staff to Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, Mallam Abba Kyari, has died.
The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, announced this on Twitter & Facebook.
“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.”