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.
- U.S. Embassy Abidjan BP 730 Abidjan Cidex 03
Republic of Cote d’Ivoire
U.S. Citizens with emergencies: (+225) 2249 4000
Outside of Embassy Hours: (+225) 2249 4450
- State Department – Bureau of Consular Affairs: +1-888-407-4747 or +1-202-501-4444
- Cote d’Ivoire Country Information
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