Houssenaly Zahid Raza


Age: Not stated

Malaysian diplomat who was first appointed Malaysia's Honorary Consul in Madagascar in December 2013 for a three-year term (and this was recently extended to December 2019), but who had been tasked with returning pieces of debris to investigators in Malaysia to retrieve additional recovered wreckage from Malaysian Airlines Flight 370, which disappeared en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing on March 8, 2014 while carrying 239 crew and passengers on board and has remained missing since.

Cause of Death: Shot to death in an apparent assassination

Born: No source

Died: August 24, 2017

Antananarivo, Madagascar