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Security Alert: Elevated threat to major hotels in Nigeria's larger cities
November 3, 2023

Location: Major hotels in Nigeria’s larger cities

Date: November 3, 2023

Event: Elevated threat to major hotels in Nigeria’s larger cities

The U.S. Government is aware of credible information that there is an elevated threat to major hotels in Nigeria’s larger cities. The Nigerian security services are working diligently to counter the threat.

The U.S. Department of State advises U.S. citizens to consider this information when arranging lodging or visiting major hotels in Nigeria.

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) 460-3400 during business hours and after hours 


U.S. State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

Nigeria Country Information

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