The Nigerian President - President Muhammadu Buhari chief of staff, Mallam Abba Kyari is dead.
His death was announced by the spokesman of the president, Femi Adesina on popular social media platform, twitter.
Mallam Abba Kyari died of complications from the dreaded coronavirus pandemic across the world.
The deceased had tested positive to the ravaging COVID-19 and had been receiving treatment an unknown location.
But he died on Friday, April 17, according to a statement by the presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina.
The presidency has announced the death of the chief of staff to the president, Mallam Abba Kyari.
Femi Adesina went on to say funeral arrangements will be announced shortly.
There have been rumours that the president's right-hand man was receiving treatment somewhere in Lagos part of the Country.
When asked recently, the Lagos state commissioner for health, Akin Abayomi said that Kyari is recuperating and seems well and happy.
We pray the Almighty ALLAH forgive his sons and provide the fortitude to his family to bear his loss.