Atiku mourns long-time aide, Abdullahi Nyako
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has announced the demise of his long-time aide and private secretary, Abdullahi Nyako.
Nyako, a lawyer and long-time associate and mentee of the former Vice President, passed away in the early hours of yesterday.
Atiku, in a statement by his Media Adviser, Paul Ibe, said: “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.
“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.”