The Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, (JKIA) temporarily closed following a false bomb alarm on a flight headed to Johannesburg.
Reports by Citizen Digital state that the pilots were forced to abort take-off procedures following the incident.
The fracas is reported to have ensued following a confrontation between a passenger and one of the flight attendants.
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Reports trickling in state that the suspect allegedly mentioned the word bomb during the argument, sending the passengers into a panic.
The airport is reportedly under lockdown until further notice as security personnel carry out a thorough screening of all the planes.