Kenyans who died in the Ethiopian ET 302 crash

Photos of Kenyans who died in the ill-fated ET 302 Ethiopian plane crash

Yesterday the world was thrown into mourning after an Ethiopia airlines ET 301 crashed six minutes after take off en-route to Nairobi.

The Ethiopian Airlines Corporate Communications Director Asrat Begashaw said there were 33 nationalities on board.

The Boeing 737 passenger jet, which was new, is said to have had 149 passengers and eight crew on board.

Kenyan woman and son among those killed in Ethiopian Airlines plane crash

ethiopia airline pic

The airline, in a statement, said the plane left Addis Ababa before the accident at Bishoftu.

“The aircraft B-737-800MAX with registration number ET-AVJ, took off at 8.38am local time from Addis Ababa, Bole International Airport, and lost contact at 8.44am,” the airline said in a statement.

At this time, search and rescue operations are in progress and we have no confirmed information about survivors or any possible casualties.”

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Below are photos of those who have already been confirmed dead by their family /friends/ employees.

1. Stella Obese

Stella died alongside her son Adam.

woman and son in ethiopian airline 2


2. Hussein Swalleh

Swalleh was a Kenyan Football Administrator.

The late Swalleh
The late Hussein Swalleh

3. Tony Ngare

Tony was an employee of Standard Group, where he served as the sub editor for the Pulse magazine.

Anthony ngare

4. Jonathan Seex

He was the CEO of Tamarind Hotel.

Tamarind CEO Jonathan Seex

5. Brig.Gen (RTD) George G Kabugi

He was  the General Manager Security Services for Kenya Airports Authority.

George Kabugi

6. Ms Juliet Otieno

She was the acting General Manager Human Resource Development for Kenya Airports Authority (KAA).

Ms Juliet Otieno

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