Event: Due to increased operations by security forces around Abuja, Embassy personnel have been instructed to refrain from hiking and other unofficial travel outside of Abuja’s ring road.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid the area.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- Carry proper identification.
- Review your personal security plans.
- Keep your cell phone charged in case of emergency.
U.S. Embassy Abuja, Nigeria
Plot 1075 Diplomatic Drive, Central District Area
+234 (9) 461-4328 and after hours +234 (9) 461-4000 press zero.
U.S. Consulate General Lagos
2 Walter Carrington Crescent, Victoria Island
+234 (1) 460-3400 during business hours and after-hours
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates.