Former aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has dissmised rumours that President Muhammadu Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, is dead.
Recall that an unsubstantiated report yesterday circulated on social media,
indicating that Kyari had lost the battle for his life to Coronavirus after he tested
positive days ago.
However, reacting, Fani-Kayode, who is a staunch critic of president Buhari,
described those peddling the rumour as vicious and heartless.
“It is not true that Abba Kyari, the Chief of Staff to Muhammadu Buhari is dead. Those that are behind that rumour are vicious and heartless,”
Abba Kyari is one of many Government officials that has tested positive to the
Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El Rufai and Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde have
also being diagnosed with the deadly virus which has cause the death of thousands of
people across the globe.
Preventive measures have been taken by the Government as they’ve ordered citizens
to stay indoor so as to prevent further spread of the virus.
Meanwhile, 11 patients who tested positive to the virus have been released by the authorities.