JOINT STATEMENT ON THE KIDNAP AMBUSH OF TOURISTS IN QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL
On April 2, 2019, between 5pm and 7pm, four armed men ambushed a tourist van that was on a Game Drive in the Queen Elizabeth National Park.
The outlaws put the occupants under gun point and abducted two of them; a Ugandan driver and an American Citizen.
The kidnapping happened near Katoke Gate in the Queen Elizabeth National Park. The other occupants of the van who were left behind managed to contact a few people; who came to their rescue.