Dozens of passengers who were traveling in Ethiopian Airlines plane from Ethiopia to Kenya on Sunday morning are feared dead when the plane in which they were traveling crashed with 149 passengers and 8 crew on board.
The plane heading to Nairobi is believed to have gone down minutes after take off.
One of the staff of the Ethiopian prime minister, Abiy Ahmed Ali tweeted on Sunday sending condolences to families of those lost in the crash, without giving details.
“The office of the PM, on behalf of government and people of Ethiopia, would like to express its deepest condolences to the families that have lost their loved ones on Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 on regular scheduled flight to Nairobi, Kenya this morning,’ the PM’s office said on Twitter.
This is a developing story.