The Foreign Affairs Ministry has issued a Terror Alert on Travelling to Nigeria, specifically Abuja.
According to the Ministry in a statement, the ministry advised the public against non-essential travels to Abuja due to the unpredictable security situation in the City, and the high danger of terrorism, criminality, inter communal conflict, armed attacks and kidnapping.
Read the Statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration
TRAVEL ADVISORY SECURITY UPDATE IN ABUJA, NIGERIA ACCRA, 16″ NOVEMBER, 2022-
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration wishes to inform the travelling public about security developments in Abuja, Nigeria, and the
subsequent directive by local authorities to hotels operating in residential buildings to shut down.
Accordingly, the public is advised to avoid non-essential travel to Abuja, due to the unpredictable security situation in the city, and the high danger of terrorism, criminality, inter-communal conflict, armed attacks, and kidnappings.
Whilst advising travellers who must travel out of necessity to Abuja to take precautionary measures, the Ministry will continue to monitor the situation and provide updates to the public
when the situation improves.
Foreign Affairs Ministry issues Terror Alert on Travelling to Abuja pic.twitter.com/tWA1vEzN8z
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