Remains of Kenyans who died in the Ethiopian Airlines arrives at JKIA

Parts of the Ethiopian airplane that crashed in March killing 157 people.
Remains of Kenyans who perished in the Ethiopian air crash in on March 10th have arrived at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA). A total of 36 Kenyans died in the crash that claimed 157 lives.

Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Monica Juma and her Transport counterpart James Macharia was at the airport to receive the remains, which were accompanied by representatives of the affected families.

The International Police Incident Response Team identified all the 157 persons on board the ill-fated plane that crashed some six minutes after takeoff from Addis enroute to Nairobi.

Boeing, the plane’s manufacturer has already offered compensation packages to the affected families.