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General News of Friday, 23 September 2022


Tragedy hits Atiku's camp as secretary, Abdullah Nyako dies

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Abdullahi Nyako, private secretary of PDP Presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar, has been reported dead.

Paul Ibe, media adviser to Atiku, said Nyako, who was a lawyer, passed away on Thursday morning, September 22.

Although the cause of death was not disclosed, Ibe said Atiku described him as loyal and family.

Mourning the lose of his aide, Atiku stated that Nyako served him with diligence and will be deeply missed.

"Abdullahi was more than an aide, he was a family to me in every sense of the word. He served me with loyalty and diligence. He will be sorely missed," Atiku said, according to the statement.

"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."


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