On Saturday 18th of April 2020, senator Abiola Ajimobi before his abrupt death had taken to his Instagram handle to pay tribute to Abba Kyari, who was the former Chief of Staff to Nigerian President- Muhammadu Buhari.
He had written “It is with a great sense of personal loss and grief that I mourn the unexpected passage of Malam Abba Kyari. May his soul rest in peace, and may the Almighty Allah grant him Al~janah firdaus.”
Senator Ajimobi had described the late chief of staff to the president- Malam Abba Kyari in a good way, just like some people are describing him now. He said Abba Kyari was patriotic, hardworking, and a loyalist. Abba Kyari died of coronavirus while representing the country on an offcial assignment outside Nigeria.