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2017 Upcoming Head of State Elections in Africa
Leadership elections in Africa often raise the possibility of civil unrest. Even in instances when the electoral process goes relatively smoothly,…

Violence in Rural Kenya
Some rural areas in Kenya have experienced an increase in violent incidents related to increased migration of people and livestock. These incidents…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Nairobi (Kenya), August 8 General Elections
Kenya is scheduled to hold elections August 8, 2017. Kenyans will vote for more than 1,800 offices across 47 counties, and campaigning for local and…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Nairobi (Kenya), Increase of Violence in Laikipia,…
In recent weeks there has been an increase in violent incidents in some parts of Laikipia, Baringo, and bordering counties related to increased…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Nairobi (Kenya), Embassy Closure on October 28
The U.S. Embassy wishes to inform U.S. citizens of a shooting incident outside the Embassy today. No Embassy personnel were involved and no U.S.…