Security Alert: U.S. Consulate Lagos
Location: JK Randle Road and Eko bridge area
Date: February 10, 2023
Event: Nigerian Labour party rally
The Nigerian Labour Party will hold a rally on Saturday, February 11th in Lagos. Large vocal crowds are anticipated to gather at JK Randle Road, on Lagos Island beginning at 7:00a.m.
U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area as well as the Eko Bridge during this time.
Actions To Take:
- Avoid large crowds.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- Keep a low profile.
- Carry proper identification.
- Review your personal security plans.
- Keep your cell phone charged in case of emergency.
- Monitor local media for updates.
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