Many Nigerians reacted early this morning to the death of Mallam Abba Kyari, the chief of staff to President Muhammadu Buhari.
According to an announcement by State House, Kyari died from COVID-19.
It was believed that an underlying illness may have complicated his battle with the disease.
As a muslim, Kyari may be buried on Saturday in Abuja.
Here are some of the reactions on Twitter: