Tributes have been pouring in after it was confirmed that renowned Nigerian scholar, Prof. Pius Adesanmi, who used his Canadian passport was on board of the ill-fated aircraft.
The plane crashed shortly after take-off from the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa on Sunday, on its way to Nairobi, Kenya, killing all on board.
There was no immediate indication why the plane went down in clear weather while on a flight to Nairobi, the capital of neighboring Kenya.
Pius Adesanmi was a celebrated author who despite residing overseas in Canada kept in touch with his Nigerian audience fervently back home. He had an "excellent flying record", GebreMariam stated.A routine maintenance check did not reveal any problems, the CEO noted, adding that the cause of the crash was yet to be ascertained.He confirmed that the company owns six other 737 Max 8 aircraft. "Where are you, my son?" she said, in tears.
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He admitted he had made mistakes in his handling of the matter and that "there are lessons to be learned from this situation". Wilson-Raybould to get her to let SNC-Lavalin off the hook (and) when she resisted the attempts he fired her", Scheer added.
Red Cross teams and others searched for human remains.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland said in a statement that the Canadian government is working closely with Ethiopian officials in the wake of the crash. "All we are asking for is information to know about their fate". "We join the worldwide community in mourning the loss of so many lives, including those countries who have also lost citizens in this devastating crash".
"Ethiopian Airlines has already contacted the families of the victims to inform them of the tragic accident".
Other anxious families gathered in Nairobi.
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Google CEO Sundar Pichai , and former United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-Moon are also expected at the star-studded affair. Moritz, Switzerland to the sangeet ceremony at the Ambani residence, the celebrations are grand.
None of the 157 passengers and crew members on board survived.
Speaking at the inauguration in January of a new passenger terminal in Addis Ababa to triple capacity, the prime minister challenged the airline to build a new "Airport City" terminal in Bishoftu - where Sunday's crash occurred.
Moore posted on her Facebook on Saturday morning stating that should would be travelling to Nairobi, Kenya for the UN Environment assembly.
" As a seasoned UN Expert, he had extensive experience in several United Nations peacekeeping operations in Africa".
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