The Presidency regrets to announce the passage of the Chief of Staff to the President, Mallam Abba Kyari.
This is contained in a statement on Friday by Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity.
According to the deceased had tested positive to the ravaging COVID-19, and had been receiving treatment. But he died on Friday, April 17, 2020.
It says funeral arrangements will be announced shortly.
May God accept his soul.