Ethiopian Airline crash: What Pius Adesanmi will be remembered for in Nigeria โ€“ Atiku Abubakar By Mod – 10 minutes ago – [ Update ] Image



Former Vice President and Presidential candidate
of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji
Atiku Abubakar, has expressed sadness over the
death of popular Nigerian professor, Pius
Adesanmi who was involved in the plane crash
involving the ill-fated Ethiopian Airliner, where
149 passengers and eight crew members lost
their lives.
DAILY POST had reported that the airline
announced that there were no survivors on its
flight ET302 which crashed on Sunday en route
Nairobi from Addis Ababa.
The airline said the 149 passengers and eight
crew members on board the B-737-800MAX with
registration number ET- AVJ, all died in the
โ€œNone of the people on board the Boeing 737
that crashed en route from Addis Ababa to
Nairobi survived,โ€ the airline said.
The management of the Ethiopian airline also
confirmed that Amb. Abiodun Bashua was one of
the Nigerian passengers on board the plane.
Reacting, Atiku on his Twitter page said
Adesanmi will be remembered for bringing
Scholarship to Progressive advocacy and
contributing to a better Nigeria.
Atiku wrote: โ€œProfessor Pius Adesanmi will be
remembered for how he brought scholarship to
progressive advocacy.
โ€œHis numerous followers on the social media will
miss his insightful contribution towards a better
Nigeria. I pray his soul will forever Rest In