A Congolese traveller who was on transit collapsed and died this morning at JKIA. The male passenger who was at the transit lounge located at terminal 1B near gate 12. The sudden convulsion and death of the passenger sent shockwaves throughout the regional hub with most passengers avoiding any close contacts with him. The airport officials tried first aid on him but he didn’t last long.

The dead passenger was immediately removed from the area and taken to the mortuary by Kenya Airports Authority officials.