The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has condoled with President Muhammadu Buhari over the death of his Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari.
Mallam Abba Kyari died of complications from the coronavirus yesterday, while receiving treatment at a private hospital in Lagos. He had tested positive for the virus few weeks ago.
The Governor in a statement signed by Hon. Paulinus Nsirim, Commissioner for information and Communication in Port Harcourt, today, described the late Abba Kyari as a trustworthy leader who will be greatly missed by all.
Wike said Abba Kyari was a patriot, and caring leader who contributed immensely to the development of the country.