Professor Ibrahim Gambari has been appointed as the Chief of Staff to the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.).
Gambari’s appointment was announced by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, at the Federal Executive Council meeting on Wednesday.
It was earlier reported that Gambari arrived at the Presidential Villa about 10.53am on Wednesday.
Gambari, an indigene of Kwara State, replaced Abba Kyari who died on April 17 from coronavirus-related complications.
Congratulating the new CoS, Nigeria’s former Senate President, Bukola Saraki, tweeted, “I congratulate Prof. Ibrahim Agboola Gambari on his appointment as Chief of Staff to President @MBuhari.