By Austin Ajayi, Yola
Adamawa state Governor, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri has commiserated with President Muhammadu Buhari over the death of his chief of staff, Alhaji Abba Kyari.
The noted that the late Chief of Staff to the President Abba Kyari died when on active service for our dear nation.
Abba Kyari died on Friday from complication of COVID19.
Fintiri said in a press statement signed by Humwashi Wonosikou , chief press secretary to the governor said “It is with great sadness that I learned of the demise of your Chief of Staff Abba Kyari adding that on behalf of all Adamawa people, I send our deepest condolences to Mr President, Muhammadu Buhari, family and the Presidency at this difficult time”.
” We mourn with you and celebrate the extraordinary life of this remarkable man who devoted his life to the service of the nation”.
Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri said Nigeria owes a debt to his patriotism and must be remembered for his courage, unselfishness and devotion to duty.
Stressing that he used his experience to sustained the country through all its trials, describing him as a powerful force for peace and democracy.
He prayed Allah to reward his good deeds and forgive his imperfections.
The late chief of staff contracted corona virus when he led high power federal government delegation on official visit to German to discussed ways of improving electricity in the country .
He has since been buried according to Islamic injunction.