Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Nairobi, Kenya (January 30, 2018)

Location: Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following areas in Nairobi, Kenya:

· Uhuru Park. This venue may change.

Event: Demonstrations in response to political developments are possible Tuesday, January 30. As with any large demonstration, violence and traffic disruptions are possible. U.S. government personnel have been advised to avoid the area.

Actions to Take:

· Avoid the areas of demonstrations.

· Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.

· Monitor local media for updates.

· Keep a low profile.


U.S. Embassy Nairobi, Kenya

+254 (0) 20 363 6451

+254 (0) 20 363 6170 (after hours)

State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

Kenya Country Information

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