Abba Kyari, Deputy Commissioner of Police and leader of Inspector-General of Police’s Intelligence Response Team, has described Obi Cubana as one of the most hardworking entrepreneurs he knows.
Kyari said this while giving reasons for attending his mother’s burial which was held at Oba in Idemili North Local Government of Anambra State.
If there is any gist that has dominated the Nigerian social media space in the last 48 hours, it’s the talk of Oba, Anambra town where Obinna Iyiegbu, the billionaire owner of Cubana Club, is burying his mother, who died in December.
First, it was the talk of over 250 cows for a burial, next to the endless spraying of money, later the talk was about the latest cars in town.
The event, which was attended by businessmen, politicians, musicians, and actors stirred reactions online after Abba Kyari was spotted in the pictures.
However, Kyari in a post on Facebook, said he attended the funeral despite his busy schedule because of Obi Cubana’s good nature.
His post read;
Obinna Iyiegbu popularly known as Obi Cubana is one of the most hardworking entrepreneurs and Humble personalities that I’ve known for many years. He’s a brother and Good Friend.
For his good nature and Good heart, I had to Squeeze out time from my busy schedule to honour him by attending the burial of his Beloved Mom In Oba town Anambra State.
As head of the Inspector-General of Police (IGP’s) Intelligence Response Team in 2017, Kyari, a Deputy Commissioner of Police, led the operation that led to the arrest of Evans, a suspected billionaire kidnapper. He has also cracked other cases that shook the country.