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Health Alert: U.S. Mission Nigeria
May 4, 2020

Location:  Lagos, Nigeria

Event:  Curfew in Lagos, Abuja, and Ogun

Effective May 4, 2020, the full lockdown in Lagos, Abuja, and Ogun State has been eased but restrictions still remain including mandatory face masks in public places and a curfew is now in place. Please be advised those in the covered regions are required to remain in their homes from 8:00 pm to 6:00 am. COVID-19 remains a serious threat to health. Please continue to shelter in place, exercise good hygiene and sanitation, and comply with all local requirements for your safety and the safety of others. 

Actions to Take:


  • U.S. Embassy Abuja, Nigeria
    Plot 1075 Diplomatic Drive, Central District Area
    +234 (9) 461-4000 during business hours; after hours press zero (0)
  • U.S. Consulate General Lagos, Nigeria
    2 Walter Carrington Crescent, Victoria Island
    +234 (1) 461-3400 during business hours and after hours
  • State Department – Consular Affairs
    888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
  • Nigeria Country Information
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