Pius Adesanmi died in the Ethiopian Airlines
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Friends and family have confirmed that Canada-based Nigerian professor, Pius Adesanmi was among the 157 passengers and crew members who died in the Ethiopian Airlines flight from Addis Ababa to Nairobi.
My very dear friend PROFESSOR PIUS ADESANMI was in the crashed Ethiopian Airlines plane… My God, why Pius, that prodigiously brilliant gentleman!!! Rest in Peace, a great son of Africa…
The world has lost a fine intellectual, one of a rare breed of thinkers and good governance advocate. It’s confirmed, people, we lost Professor Pius Adesanmi in that Ethiopian Airlines crash.
Until his death, Adesanmi was a professor of English at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada. He was also the Director of The Institute of African Studies at the university.
Condolences to the family and those who lost loved ones in the crash.