Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Niamey, Niger

Location: Demonstrations have been announced for the following areas in Niamey:

  • Downtown
  • National stadium
  • Air Base 101

Event: Large scale demonstrations and rallies expected to take place this weekend starting Friday, September 1, 2023, continuing into Sunday, September 3, 2023. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid areas with crowds regardless of location.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas of the demonstrations.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  • Keep a low profile.


  • U.S. Embassy Niamey, Niger

+(227) 20-72-26-61

  • State Department – Consular Affairs

1-888-407-4747 (from the U.S. and Canada)

+1 202-501-4444 (from outside the United States)