Abba Kyari to be buried in Abuja today as Jonathan, Atiku mourn

Abba Kyari, the late Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari will be buried today.

Mr Kyari died on Friday, weeks after testing positive for the Coronavirus disease as a result of his official engagement in Germany last month.

He will be buried in Abuja today, according to Bashir Ahmed, the president’s personal assistant on New Media.

“Mallam Abba Kyari will be buried later today in Abuja according Islamic rites,” Mr Ahmed tweeted Saturday morning.

Meanwhile, former president, Goodluck Jonathan and Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), condoled with the family of the bereaved.