Unconfirmed video showing moments before the Ethiopian Airlines plane crashed is doing rounds on social media and raising eyebrows as to what exactly happened to the recently acquired aircraft.
In the one minute video, (recorded by a male passenger), passengers are seen putting on oxygen gas masks and crew members who were also having their masks on can be seen walking around helping women to fix the masks on little children .
The Ethiopian Airlines plane crashed en route to Nairobi , Kenya shortly after after take-off killing 157 passengers on board.
It was not immediately clear what caused the crash of the recently- acquired Boeing 737 Max 8 model.
The pilot is said to have reported an unspecified issue and what given permission to return to the Ethiopian Capital’s Bole airport but minutes later, the communication was was lost and the plane plunged to the ground near the city of Bishoftu.
Watch the video below,
North Rift Correspondent