Abba Kyari, the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari is dead.

Mr Kyari, according to Femi Adesina, the president’s spokesman, died on Friday.

“Chief of Staff to the President, Mallam Abba Kyari, passes on. May God rest his soul. Amen. Funeral arrangements to be announced soon,” Mr Adesina announced Saturday morning.

Although, the cause of his death was not made known, he died after testing positive to the deadly Coronavirus disease.