Affis Okoro



Age: 32


Summary: Beninese veteran U.N. police officer serving as a team leader in a Police Commissariat with the Operations and Monitoring Pillar for the United Nations Stabilisation Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) that worked closely with the Haitian National Police counterparts who was among one of more than 31 Beninese foreigners reported missing and presumed dead following the catastrophic 7.0-magnitude earthquake in Haiti that killed approximately 316,000 people and injured over 250,000 others during a series of severe aftershocks, which caused major damages to at least 30,000 commercial buildings and destroyed much of the Caribbean island's infrastructure region becoming one of the most powerful earthquakes to strike the country in 200 years.



Cause of Death: Killed during an earthquake


Born: 1977


Died: January 12, 2010


Location: Port-au-Prince, Haiti