The Miners Association of Nigeria (MAN) has commiserated with the Federal Government over the death of the Chief of Staff to the President, Mallam Abba Kyari who died on Friday.
In a message signed by the President and National Publicity Secretary of the Association, Alhaji Kabiru Mohammed Kankara and Mr Tope Adebanjo respectively, the association described the late Kyari as an indefatigable patriot who met his death while actively serving his fatherland.
Read the full statement below.
MINERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (MAN)
MESSAGE OF CONDOLENCE
The Miners Association of Nigeria, on behalf of the Nigerian miners, hereby commiserates with the President and Commander-In-Chief, Federal Republic of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari (GCFR) on the demise of his Chief of Staff, Mallam Abba Kyari, which sad event occurred on Friday, 17th April, 2020 after suffering from the infections of the pandemic Coronavirus otherwise known as Covid-19.
We also condole with members of his family, the Government and people of Borno State and the nation at large, over the loss of this indefatigable patriot who met his death in the course of his patriotic service to his fatherland.
While praying for the repose of his soul, we also pray that God will comfort his family and fill the gap created by his demise.
We equally identity with Mr President in this moment of grief and pray that God will choose for him another capable, loyal and dedicated hand to assist him in the onerous duty of piloting the affairs of the nation.
We urge all to kindly accept our heart felt sympathies and best wishes.
Alhaji Kabiru Mohammed
National Publicity Secretary