The Federal Government has laid the remains of deceased Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, to rest in Abuja amidst solemn burial rites and eulogies.
The Guild gathered that the corpse, which was interred at about 11: 20 am at the Gudu Cemetery, Abuja, was supervised by health workers from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), with aim to ensure proper handling and curb possible spread of coronavirus to people.
The burial was conducted according to traditional muslim rites, such as the Islamic burial prayer for the deceased, which was led by the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami. at the Defence House, Maitama, Abuja.
Kyari’s last rites were attended by various government officials, including Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, Senior Special Assistant to Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, and others, who had come to pay their last respects to the deceased.