By Bonita Onyeka, For Agenda watchdog, April 25, 2020
(AGENDAWATCHDOG) – Tributes to the late Abba Kyari, former Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari have continued to pour in, as the United States Government has showered encomiums on the late Buhari confidant.
The U.S Government, in a condolence message to President Buhari on the passing away of his trusted Chief of Staff, described the Kyari as a dedicated public servant and the late Chief of Staff to the President, Malam Abba Kyari as a dedicated public servant who was instrumental to the $300 million Abacha loot from the U.S.
According to the U.S statement read by the Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, Tibor Nagy: ‘‘Kyari was a valued and respected interlocutor for the U.S. government and particularly for our leadership team in Abuja.
‘‘We appreciate working with him on many important matters, including the return to the Nigerian people of over $300 million in funds stolen by Sani Abacha.