Africa

Nigeria Elections: A Security Primer
Nigerians head to the polls on March 28 to elect a new president and national legislature in what is expected to be the country’s tightest…

Ethiopia Elections: A Security Primer
On May 24, Ethiopia will hold its first general election since 2010 for seats in the House of People’s Representatives and Regional Assemblies. With…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Lomé (Togo), Upcoming Elections
The Government of Togo has announced that the Togolese presidential elections will be held on April 15, 2015. During any election season, there is…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Abidjan (Cote D'Ivoire), Security Awareness During…
The United States Embassy strongly encourages U.S. citizens in Cote d’Ivoire to exercise caution in places such as restaurants, bars, clubs,…