By Shola Adewunmi
The remains of the Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari have been laid to rest at the Gudu Cemetary in Abuja on Saturday.
The exercise was carried out and monitored by officials of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) to prevent sympathisers from contracting COVID-19.
Kyari passed away on Friday after weeks of battling the coronavirus disease at an undisclosed medical facility in Lagos.
His death was announced by the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina on the early hours of Saturday.