President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Professor Ibrahim Gambari, as his Chief of Staff. Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation, announced the appointment today at the virtual Federal Executive Council (FEC) Meeting.
Ibrahim Gambari succeeds Abba Kyari, who passed away on April 17, 2020 after testing positive to the Coronavirus.
Professor Ibrahim Gambari was Minister of External Affairs during General Buhari military regime (1984-1985) and subsequently Ambassador/Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the UN (1990-1999).
Professor Ibrahim Gambari is from Kwara State.