Carve your name on hearts, not tombstones. A legacy is etched into the minds of others and the stories they share about you- Shannon Alder.Read More
A month after the death of Mallam Abba Kyari, the peace pact that he weaved between warring political actors in Edo State even while carrying the novel coronavirus in his body has died a natural death.Read More
By Levinus Nwabughiogu I loathe eulogies. Reason: they are rendered posthumously and so, inconsequential to the deceased. I like autobiographies. Reason: they are histories recorded in real time by the author when he still has breath in him. The import of this, therefore, is that his legacies are appraised and documented for didactic purposes. But eulogies
So much has been said and written about Mallam Abba Kyari, the most high-profile Nigerian COVID-19 casualty so far.
He was controversial, to put it mildly.
By Bashir Bello KANO – Kano State Ex-commissioner of Works and Infrastructural Development, Engr. Mu’az Magaji sacked for celebrating the death of late Abba Kyari has also tested positive for coronavirus pandemic. Magaji confirmed this in a post on his Facebook timeline on Thursday morning adding that he has been move to an isolation centre in the state
Former Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu, has broken his long silence after exiting office as a minister in May 2019, saying he reached out to the late Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari while he was in the hospital.Read More
By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The Federal Capital Territory Administration FCTA has said those who attended the burial of the late Chief of Staff to the President, Malam Abba Kyari have now completed their 14 days of isolation and have tested negative for Covid-19. Consequently, they have been reunited with their families. Acting Secretary Health
•Arsenal lost a fan in him By Jacob Ajom The novel coronavirus, also called Covid-19 has wreaked havoc on humanity. In the US for instance, over 60,000 deaths have been recorded since the first case was reported in that country. In Italy, Spain, England, France and many other countries across the world, thousands of lives
A former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has replied critics of the tribute he paid to the late Mallam Abba Kyari, Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari. The top chieftain of the party in opposition at the federal level, PDP, says he has his humanity in a piece titled ‘For the record’.Read More
By Seun Bisuga Millions of Nigerians hold a wrong perception about the relationship that existed between Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and the late Mallam Abba Kyari up to the extent that many still strongly believe that Mallam Kyari took Prof. Osinbajo’s role in the meeting that held with Siemens in Germany. I understand that some