By Tony Obiechina, Abuja
The Accountant General of the Federation (AGF), Mr Idris Ahmed has joined other sympathisers to mourn the death of the former Chief of Staff to the President, Mall Abba Kyari.
In a condolence letter he personnaly signed and addressed to President Muhammadu Buhari On Monday, the AGF said, “I sincerely condole you, the Nation and the entire members of the family of the late Chief of Staff, Alhaji Abba Kyari, who passed on to eternal rest on Friday, 17th April, 2020”.
Idris noted that, “we should be strengthened by the fact that the late Chief of Staff had died Martyrdom (as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic and on Friday), and lived life worthy of emulation by all”.
The President’s Chief of Staff died of the novel Coronavirus pandemic on Friday April 17, 2020 at a private hospital in Lagos State and was buried on Saturday at Gudu Cemetery, Abuja.