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Health Alert: U.S. Mission Nigeria

Health Alert: U.S. Mission Nigeria (March 28, 2020) Location: Nigeria Event:  Embassy and Consulate Limited Resources Effective March 27, 2020, U.S. Embassy in Abuja and the U.S. Consulate General in Lagos have suspended routine consular services and have reassigned many of its staff to support the coordination of potential evacuation flights for U.S. citizens. We have received a ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Mission to Nigeria (March 28, 2020)

Location:  Nigeria Event:  Answers to Frequently Asked Questions Effective March 27, 2020 the U.S. Embassy Abuja and the U.S. Consulate General Lagos have suspended routine consular services.  For emergency American Citizen Services, including emergency passports, please send an email requesting an emergency appointment to LagosACS@state.gov or AbujaACS@state.gov based on your location. The Department of State has issued ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Mission Nigeria

Location:  Nigeria Event:  Continue to Shelter in Place The Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed 65 cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria as of March 26, 2020.  Please continue to shelter in place to ensure your safety and the safety of others. The government of Nigeria has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the ...
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Routine Message: Impact of Border Closings on U.S. Citizens

Location: Nigeria Event: Since the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority closed all international airports to commercial flights, many American citizens in Nigeria have contacted the U.S. Embassy in Abuja and the U.S. Consulate General in Lagos expressing an interest in returning to the United States.  The Embassy and Consulate are working on appropriate solutions to help ...
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Routine Message:  Update and Importance of Enrolling in STEP

Location:  Nigeria Event:  The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Nigeria grew to 51 since yesterday.  While no new announcements have been made from the federal or state government level, we are closely monitoring the situation should additional closures take place to further combat the spread of the virus.  The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) announced that all international airports in Nigeria are closed until ...
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