Barr. Abdulahi Nyako, the private secretary to Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate for the Peoples Democratic Party and former vice president of Nigeria, has passed away.
Barr. Nyako passed away on Thursday early in the morning.
He was a lawyer who had been the former Vice President’s mentor and longtime associate.
“Atiku said Abdullahi was more than an aide to me; he was a family to me in every meaning of the term in a statement signed by his media adviser, Paul Ibe.
He gave me diligent and devoted service. He will be sorely missed.”
*On behalf of my family, I wish to convey my deepest condolences to the Nyako family and pray that the Almighty Allah will comfort and strengthen them. May Allah forgive his sins and grant him Aljannah Firdaus. Ameen”, Atiku is quoted have said.