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Abba Kyari

Date of Birth: 23 September 1952
Place of Birth: Bama, Borno
Died: 17 April 2020


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Buhari goes to the market

With a new team of advisors under Chief of Staff Ibrahim Gambari who stepped into the role after Covid-19 claimed the life of Abba Kyari in April Buhari appears to be revising key aspects of policy (AC Vol 61 No 12 New chief old battles)...


Building back bigger

That is why President Buhari despatched his late chief of staff Abba Kyari to negotiate the Siemens deal at the company's headquarters in Germany...


Groaning about zoning

The programme has been hit this year by the multiple challenges of the international health emergency and the death in April from Covid-19 of Abba Kyari who had been Buhari's Chief of Staff since 2015 (AC Vol 61 No 9 Abba Kyari 1952-2020)...


The shake-up that didn’t happen

After the death of his chief of staff Abba Kyari in April a central figure and workaholic on policy and process in the executive another of Buhari'slong-time associates businessman and publisher Ismai'la Isa Funtua died on 20 July (AC Vol 61 No 9 Abba Kyari 1952-2020)...


Divided we stand

Public complaints from his foes in the party of an abrasive and abrupt style of management masked more private concerns that he was too close to Buhari's then Chief of Staff Abba Kyari and more significantly to Bola Tinubu Governor of Lagos State from 1999 to 2007 and one of the richest men in the country with a formidable real estate portfolio in the commercial capital...


New chief, old battles

Gambari's predecessor Abba Kyari had sided with the service chiefs against Gen Monguno over matters of procurement and policy...

Kyari who died of Covid-19 in April was a high-profile advocate of reforms in agriculture oil energy and public finances (AC Vol 61 No 9 Abba Kyari 1952-2020)...

Abba Kyari filled that vacuum...

He has taken Abba Kyari's seat on the NNPC board and is said to be running meetings on behalf Buhari the substantive minister for petroleum...


Into the land of empty

His Chief of Staff Abba Kyari who died in April of complications arising from Covid-19 said it was not a question of if Nigeria changed but only of how: a process of effective and planned reform or something much more explosive (AC Vol 61 No 9 Abba Kyari 1952-2020)...


Kudos to the health-workers

The death of Abba Kyari chief of staff to the President on 17 April of organ failure after contracting coronavirus has heightened concerns (See Obituary)...

In part that will be determined by the President who has been hit hard by the death from Covid-19 of his chief of staff Abba Kyari on 17 April...


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