At least one Nigerian has been reported to be on board the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed in Ethiopia this morning.
According to a tweet by MarthaLeah Nangalama (@mlnangalama) on the manifest of the passengers on board the crash Kenya, Canada, Ethiopia, USA and China have the highest numbers of their nationals on board the ill-fated flight.
MarthaLeah Nangalama (@mlnangalama) Tweeted:
Ethiopian Airlines – list of the dead per country that was on board the plane. https://t.co/gZLHoJ5ZvMhttps://twitter.com/mlnangalama/status/1104734918280507392?s=17
Kenyan 32, Canadians 18, Ethiopians 9, USA 8, Chinese 8 Nigerian 1
Meanwhile, the nationalities of two passengers on board the flight are yet to be identified.