Colonel Rodrigue Katembo



Deputy Chief Park Warden of Upemba & Kundelungu National Parks and Head of Law Enforcement. Colonel Rodrigue Katembo is a recipient of the Goldman Prize for Conservation in Africa (2017) for his work exposing illegal oil exploration by British firm SOCO International in Virunga National Park, forcing them to abandon their plans. He was transferred to Upemba National Park in 2015. Rodrigue holds a Masters degree in Biology.

Rodrigue Mugaruka Katembo