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Demonstration Alert – Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire
October 9, 2020

Demonstration Alert – Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire

Location:  Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire

Event:  A large political opposition rally is scheduled to take place on Saturday, October 10, at 8:00AM at Félix Houphouët-Boigny stadium, located in the Plateau section of Abidjan.  The rally is expected to last several hours and politically-motivated gatherings may continue through the weekend.  The U.S. Embassy recommends U.S. citizens avoid the area and remain vigilant.

Actions to Take:

  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Maintain a low profile.
  • Avoid demonstrations.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Review your personal security plans.