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Kenya Airways Suspends Employee Who Shot Phone Video of Last Week’s China Southern Arrival in Nairobi

Kenya Airways, which runs the ground staff at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport on behalf of the Kenya Airports Authority, announced on Sunday that it is suspending one of its employees, Gire Ali, who shot and posted a phone video of last Wednesday’s arrival of the China Southern flight from Guangzhou. 

That video later went viral and sparked widespread outrage online about the apparent lack of security protocols to screen passengers coming from China, which is currently grappling with the deadly COVID-19 outbreak.

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