Government has sent a message of condolence to the Ethiopian government and families of passengers who died in the Ethiopian Airline plane crash this morning.
And Foreign Affairs Minister Joe Malanji says the final manifest of passengers shows that there was no Zambian on board.
Mr. Malanji says the Zambian Embassy in Ethiopia will continue to monitor the developments in that country and update the Ministry.
Ethiopian Airlines plane from Addis Ababa to Nairobi crashed this morning around Bishoftu area six minutes after takeoff from Bole International Airport.
This is contained in a statement availed to ZNBC News in Lusaka by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Public Relations Unit.