President Muhammadu Buhari’s new Chief of Staff, Ibrahim Gambari, on Wednesday, attended the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting where he thanked the president for appointing him to replace the late Abba Kyari.
In his appreciation speech to President Buhari at the FEC meeting, Gambari pledged to render diligent service to the president.
“I will serve the nation, Mr President. He needs my loyalty, competence, and support. I will serve to the best of my ability”, said the president’s new Chief of Staff.
Some State House correspondents had quizzed him on what Nigerians should expect from him as Buhari’s new Chief of Staff, But Gambari noted that his allegiance lies with Buhari and not the nation.
“We have not started, I’ll have to find out. I don’t report directly to the nation, I report to the President,” said the new Chief of Staff.
75-year-old Gambari is a native of Ilorin in Kwara State. He is the founder/chairman of the board of directors of the Savannah Centre for Diplomacy, Democracy and Development.

President Buhari’s New Chief of Staff, Ibrahim Gambari Gives Speech


President Muhammadu Buhari’s new Chief of Staff, Ibrahim Gambari, on Wednesday, attended the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting where he thanked the president for appointing him to replace the late Abba Kyari.
In his appreciation speech to President Buhari at the FEC meeting, Gambari pledged to render diligent service to the president.
“I will serve the nation, Mr President. He needs my loyalty, competence, and support. I will serve to the best of my ability”, said the president’s new Chief of Staff.
Some State House correspondents had quizzed him on what Nigerians should expect from him as Buhari’s new Chief of Staff, But Gambari noted that his allegiance lies with Buhari and not the nation.
“We have not started, I’ll have to find out. I don’t report directly to the nation, I report to the President,” said the new Chief of Staff.
75-year-old Gambari is a native of Ilorin in Kwara State. He is the founder/chairman of the board of directors of the Savannah Centre for Diplomacy, Democracy and Development.