We woke up to the sad news of Nigerian Chief of Staff Abba Kyari passing on after contracting the novel .
A statement from the presidency read “The deceased had tested positive to the ravaging COVID-19, and had been receiving treatment. But he died on Friday, April 17, 2020. “
He was buried according to the Islamic rites.
The late Abba Kyari was a top aide to Nigeria President, Muhammadu Buhari. Before Abba Kyari’s sudden demise, he was having health related problems such diabetes.
Mr Kyari died on Friday in a private facility, where he was receiving treatment for coronavirus.
The government has said there will be no such thing as condolence visits. However, well meaning friends, family and the general public are encouraged to pray for the lost soul.
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