Aisha, daughter of Abba Kyari, late head of staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, says her dad never drove a vehicle till he died.
In a contacting tribute distributed on ThisDay, titled ‘My daddy, my closest companion’, Aisha portrayed her late dad as an exceptional character whose abundance of experience cuts across different circles of life.
She said it was nonetheless, interesting that in spite of his presentation, he was unable to drive a vehicle until his destruction.
“This may sound odd however my darling daddy couldn’t drive a vehicle! He never figured out how to drive for a day in all his years,” she composed.
She likewise proceeded to clarify how her late dad was to a great extent “misconstrued” and “insidiously distorted” by certain Nigerians, regardless of his commitments to mankind and country building.
“My father was horribly misjudged and apparently wickedly distorted. Indeed, even his age was never gotten directly from the day he got Chief of staff till the day he passed on. My father passed on at 67 years old. He was regularly confused with the late Brigadier Abba Kyari who was undoubtedly in his 80’s,” she included.
Agreeing her, the choice of the late head of staff not to guard himself against pundits was to empower him focus on his significant task of serving his head and the nation.
“For lucidity, my father was more than fit for protecting himself. The explanation he didn’t is that it would have occupied him from his essential task of serving his head and by augmentation, his nation,” Aisha composed.
TheCable had revealed how Kyari kicked the bucket from COVID-19 entanglements on April 17, half a month after he had tried positive for the novel infection, following an official excursion to Germany and the UK.
Aisha, Kyari’s oldest daughter, had stood out as truly newsworthy for getting out her later dad’s critics.