Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Niamey – Niger

Location:  Niamey

Event:  A civil society meeting and march is scheduled to take place on December 15 starting at 9:00 A.M. The march will start at Place Toumo and end at Place Concertation.

The Embassy reminds U.S. citizens to exercise caution as demonstrations can occur suddenly anywhere throughout the city.  If you see a crowd forming, do not attempt to drive through it.  Leave the area and plan an alternate route.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the area of the demonstrations.
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Monitor local media for updates.

Assistance:

U.S. Embassy Niamey, Niger
+227 20 72 26 61
+227 99 49 90 66 (after hours)
ConsulateNiamey@state.gov
ne.usembassy.gov

State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

Niger Country Information
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