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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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Political schisms hit recovery and reform

Buhari's kinsman and advisor from Katsina Mamman Daura and the Chief of Staff Abba Kyari have known and worked with Buhari for four decades and share a common scepticism towards neo-liberal economics and political bling in Nigeria (AC Vol 57 No 21 Buhari's kitchen cabinet)...


Buhari's kitchen cabinet

A whispering campaign against Abba Kyari the President's Chief of Staff and Mamman Daura has been growing recently with websites anonymously alleging incompetence corruption and plagiarism by Daura the President's nephew...

Economy thwarts Buhari

Its members include all key ministers plus Abba Kyari Buhari's Chief of Staff and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor Godwin Emefiele...

Buhari resets the clock

' Although Buhari closely advised by his Chief of Staff and long-time ally Abba Kyari has reorganised the senior ranks of the civil service and the state-owned enterprises he is likely to give the ministers substantial autonomy to manage their portfolios under the new division of labour (AC Vol 56 No 9 APC to lead with a leaner team)...


On the road

Buhari will be accompanied by his newly appointed Chief of Staff Abba Kyari a personal friend since the 1970s and a former Director of United Bank for Africa (AC Vol 56 No 9 APC to lead with a leaner team)...

APC to lead with a leaner team

Also in the team were Abba Kyari a cerebral banker whose friendship with Buhari dates back to the 1970s and Adebayo Olawale Edun a former Commissioner for Finance in the Lagos State government...

The $100 billion bash

Despite some pressure from government he put together a credible team which included a veteran banker and reform enthusiast Abba Kyari and civil rights campaigner and lawyer Olisa Agbakoba...

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