Just like President Muhammadu Buhari spent 49 days in the United Kingdom on a medical vacation, his Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari battling an unknown ailment has left the shores of the country to get treatment abroad.
The news was broken today – 3rd of March, 2017 by online news platform, Sahara Reporters via its Twitter account.
Much details were not provided by the news medium.
Abba Kyari (born 1938) is a retired Nigerian Army Brigadier who served as Governor of the now defunct North-Central State, Nigeria after it was formed from the Northern Region during the military regime of General Yakubu Gowon.
He is 5 years older than President Buhari who is 74 and such incidence of ailment affecting both parties might be connected to the side-effects of old age.