On Saturday, 6th April 2019, a Saudi National drowned and died in Kalagala Falls in central Uganda.
The man was on a tour of Uganda and visited the Kalagala Falls along with his friends when the accident happened. Kalagala Falls is a popular location among kayakers due to the raging rapids there. The victim was leaning back to take a selfie with fast running water behind him and slipped as the surface was extremely wet. Nile swept him away and rescue efforts were under taken.
The body of the victim was recovered by the police marine unit and was send for postmortem. The body was found 10 kilometres away from the spot of accident on Tuesday, 6th April 2019.