Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has expressed sadness over the death of President Muhammadu Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari .
Obasanjo, who said this in a condolence letter April 18 and addressed to president Buhari, noted that it was unfortunate Kyari lost the battle against the dreaded Coronavirus disease.
“Abba Kyari’s death must be painful to you and his family and friends , but you can all take solace in the fact that he died in harness, in the service of his country.
“HIs death must be a solemn reminder to all of us that COVID -19 requires all hands on deck soberly, cooperatively , humanly, humanely , justly, equitably , fairly , consolidatedly and comprehensively to be able to fight it successfully and to get all Nigerians back to good health and healthy economy .
“God will give you and Abba Kyari’s family and friends the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss . May Allah receive his soul,” Obasanjo said.