Location: Lugbe Shoprite at Novare Gateway Mall, along Airport Road between MRS Filling Station and Chamber of Commerce Abuja FCT, Nigeria
Event: The U.S. Embassy in Abuja advises U.S. citizens about reports of police activity and a possible demonstration at the Lugbe Shoprite along Airport Road. U.S. Government personnel have been advised to avoid the area. Previous demonstrations in Nigeria have encountered a strong police/security force response, including the use of tear gas.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid the area around Lugbe Shoprite along Airport Road.
- Avoid demonstrations and large crowds.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Review your personal security plans.
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+(234) 1 460-3400 (after hours)
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888-407-4747 or 1-202-501-4444
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- Nigeria Travel Advisory
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