She was a popular radio and TV personality in Kenya and tributes poured in for her on Twitter and Facebook.Two Canadians, including a diplomat, died in the attack, according to Prime Minister Stephen Harper.The woman escaped the mall with her son and daughter but bravely chose to go back inside to save two more children whose mothers had been murdered.
TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) is a global set of conferences owned by the private non-profit Sapling Foundation, under the slogan 'ideas worth spreading'.
The site said: 'It was with great sadness that we learnt of the tragic murder of Ross Langdon and his wife Elif Yavuz in the terrorist attacks in Nairobi on Saturday.
A 38-year-old Chinese woman with the surname Zhou who worked in the real estate industry was killed in the attack, China's official Xinhua News Agency reported.
Her son was injured in the attack and was in stable condition in a hospital, according to the Chinese Embassy in Kenya.
Kofi Awoonor, a Ghanaian poet, professor and former ambassador to Brazil, Cuba and the United Nations, died after being wounded in the attack, Ghana's presidential office confirmed.
Ghana's ministry of information said Awoonor's son was injured and is responding to treatment.
The Swiss government confirmed that one of its citizens was injured in the attack.
It said its embassy in Nairobi is in contact with the victim's family and local officials, but would not provide further detail on the victim's name.
He paid tribute to the victims and noted the loss of diplomat Annemarie Desloges, who served in Canada's High Commission to Kenya as a liaison officer with the Canada Border Services Agency.