Ghana COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 in Ghana Last updated: September 1, 2020 Country-Specific Information: Ghana has confirmed more than over 46,000 COVID-19 cases within its borders since March, 2020. Find the latest updated information  here . Accra Kotoka International Airport reopened for regular international passenger travel on Tuesday, September 1, 2020. Ghana’s land and sea borders remain closed until further …

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Travel Advisory – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location: Ghana Event: Roads Blocked in Volta Region Police and media reports indicate police stations have been attacked and roads have been blocked in the Volta Region, specifically in the North Tongu District.  Ghanaian security services have been sent to the affected areas to address these issues.  Please avoid travel to or through Volta until the situation …

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Travel Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location: Ghana Event: Ghana Travel Advisory – Level 3 Reconsider Travel The Department of State has issued the following Travel Advisory for Ghana: Ghana – Level 3 Reconsider Travel C U H Reconsider travel to Ghana due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s  COVID-19 page  before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Diseace Control …

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Travel Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event: Opening of Kotoka International Airport and Scheduling Emergency Passport Service Appointments at the U.S. Embassy On August 30, President Akufo-Addo  announced  that Accra’s Kotoka International Airport will reopen for regular international passenger travel on Tuesday, September 1, 2020.  U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs) interested in departing Ghana should check with the airlines …

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Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Announcements for Future Special Commercial Flights Departing Ghana While Ghana’s borders remain closed to normal international air travel, there are a number of upcoming special commercial flight options open to U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs) who wish to depart Ghana. The U.S. Embassy will no longer send an individual alert message …

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Alert  – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Emirates Airlines Special Commercial Flight Departing Ghana (Monday, August 17, 2020) Emirates Airlines has informed the U.S. Embassy in Accra that the airline will be running a special commercial flight on Monday, August 17, 2020, from Kotoka International Airport direct to Dubai International Airport, with onward connection options to the United States.  This …

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Alert: U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Ethiopian Airlines Special Commercial Flight to the United States (Thursday, August 13, 2020) Ethiopian Airlines has informed the U.S. Embassy in Accra that the airline will be running a special commercial flight on Thursday, August 13, 2020, from Kotoka International Airport direct to Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, with onward connection options to …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Update to Ghana Travel Advisory – Level 3 Reconsider Travel

The Department of State has issued the following Travel Advisory for Ghana: Ghana – Level 3 Reconsider Travel Reconsider travel to Ghana due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s  COVID-19 page  before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Ghana due …

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Travel Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Emirates Airlines Special Commercial Flight Departing Ghana Emirates Airlines has informed the U.S. Embassy in Accra that the airline will be running a special commercial flight on Thursday, August 13, 2020, from Kotoka International Airport direct to Dubai International Airport, with onward connection options to the United States.  It is the embassy’s understanding from the …

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Alert  – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Ethiopian Airlines Special Commercial Flight to the United States  Ethiopian Airlines has informed the U.S. Embassy in Accra that the airline will be running a special commercial flight on Tuesday, August 11, 2020, from Kotoka International Airport direct to Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, with onward connection options to the United States.  It …

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Alert  – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana   Event:  CORRECTION – Ethiopian Airlines Special Commercial Flight to the United States   Ethiopian Airlines has informed the U.S. Embassy in Accra that the airline will be running a special commercial flight on Thursday, July 30, 2020, from Kotoka International Airport direct to Newark Liberty International Airport.  It is the embassy’s understanding that only …

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Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Absentee Ballot Collection at U.S. Embassy Accra You can now drop off your voter request form and/or absentee ballot at the U.S. Embassy in Accra, Ghana. You can learn more about the entire state and jurisdiction-specific absentee voting process, research candidates, and request your absentee ballot at the Federal Voting Assistance Program’s website at  www.FVAP.gov

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Travel Alert: U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  SOLD OUT – Emirates Airlines Special Commercial Flight Departing Ghana Emirates Airlines has informed the U.S. Embassy in Accra that the airline’s special commercial flight scheduled for Friday, July 17, 2020, is SOLD OUT.  Please do not go to the Emirates Airlines ticketing offices in Accra. Please note that this is not a U.S. …

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Travel Alert: U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

(July 13, 2020) Location:  Ghana  Event:  Emirates Airlines Special Commercial Flight Departing Ghana  Emirates Airlines has informed the U.S. Embassy in Accra that the airline will be running a special commercial flight on Friday, July 17, 2020, from Kotoka International Airport direct to Dubai International Airport.  It is the embassy’s understanding from the airline that only U.S. …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Updated Repatriation Flight Information Repatriation Flights: Currently, there are no U.S. Government-chartered or -funded repatriation flights scheduled, nor is the U.S. Embassy in Accra aware of any other flight opportunities to the United States.  The U.S. Embassy in Accra is aware that there are U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs) who are still …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Ethiopian Airlines Flight to the United States Ethiopian Airlines has informed the U.S. Embassy in Accra that the airline will be running a special commercial flight on Monday, June 29, 2020, from Kotoka International Airport direct to Washington Dulles International Airport.  It is the embassy’s understanding that only U.S. citizens or Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs) …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana   Event:  Special Commercial Flight to the United States Available on Ethiopian Airlines   While Ghana’s borders remain closed until further notice, the U.S. Embassy in Accra is aware of an upcoming special commercial flight operated by Ethiopian Airlines on June 26, 2020, from Kotoka International Airport direct to Newark Liberty International Airport. This is …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Mandatory Use of Face Coverings in Public On June 15, 2020, President Akufo-Addo signed Executive Instrument 164, outlining the mandatory use of face coverings in pubic: A face mask, face shield, or any other face covering that completely covers the nose and mouth is required when in a public place. The police are empowered …

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Health Alert US Embassy Accra Ghana

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana (June 15, 2020) Location:  Ghana  Event:  Updated Repatriation Flight Information  Repatriation Flights: The U.S. Embassy in Accra is aware of information circulating publicly that there was a U.S. Government chartered repatriation flight to the United States in recent days.  This is not the case.  The most recent repatriation flight coordinated by the …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana (June 10, 2020) Location:  Ghana Event:  Updated Repatriation Flight Information Ghana Border Closure: On May 31, 2020, President Akufo-Addo extended the closure of Ghana’s borders (land, air, and sea) to human traffic until further notice.  Health Information: Ghana has confirmed over 10,000 COVID-19 cases, with the majority of new cases due to community …

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Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Extension of Ghana Border Closing and Easing of Some Public Gathering Restrictions Border Closure: On May 31, 2020, President Akufo-Addo extended the closure of Ghana’s borders (land, air, and sea) to human traffic until further notice. Easing of Some Restrictions on Public Gatherings: In his speech (full remarks can be viewed  here ), the president …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana (May 12, 2020) Location:  Ghana Event:  Updated Repatriation Flight Information Repatriation Flights: The U.S. Embassy in Accra is aware that there are U.S. citizens and Legal Permanent Residents who are still interested in a U.S. Government chartered repatriation flight to the United States.  While we continue to explore every option to …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana (May 12, 2020) Location:  Ghana Event:   U.S. Embassy Repatriation Flight Information and Continued Ghana Restaurant, Bar, and Night Club Closure Repatriation Flights All U.S. citizens and LPRs who are interested in a potential chartered repatriation flight to the United States must complete the online request form available here .(If you have already …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana (May 12, 2020) Location:  Ghana Event:  Ban on Public Gatherings Extended Until May 31 On May 10, 2020, President Akufo-Addo extended Ghana’s ban on public gatherings until May 31. The full text of the President’s speech can be found here . Ghana’s international borders remain closed until May 31, and international …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana (May 7, 2020) Location:  Ghana Event:  Updated U.S. Embassy Repatriation Flight Information Ghana’s border closure remains in effect until May 31, and all public gatherings are suspended through May 10.  Flights on all commercial airlines in and out of Ghana have been cancelled.  We continue to explore possibilities for repatriating U.S. citizens …

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Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Border Closure Extended Until May 31 On May 1, 2020, President Akufo-Addo extended the closure of Ghana’s international borders until May 31.  International commercial flights will not be available during that time.  The suspension of all public and social gatherings remains in effect through May 10.  The Minister of Health’s directive on wearing masks in public, along with the Regional Coordinating Councils’ decisions to mandate …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Public Gathering Restrictions Extended and Face Masks Mandatory in Public On April 26, 2020, President Akufo-Addo extended the suspension of all public and social gatherings for two weeks.  The extension took effect on April 27 at 1:00am, and will remain in effect through May 10.  The President also highlighted the Minister of Health’s directive on wearing masks in public, and reinforced the …

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Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana (April 20, 2020) Location:  Ghana Event:  Ghana’s Restrictions on Movement Lifted On April 19, 2020, Ghanaian President Akufo-Addo announced the lifting of restrictions on movement for the Accra and Kumasi metropolitan areas. However, the government’s suspension on all public gatherings remains in effect, Ghana’s international borders are closed until May 4, and international commercial flights remain suspended.  …

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Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana (April 15, 2020) Location:  Ghana Event:  Final U.S. Repatriation Flight Departed Ghana Today, the U.S. Embassy facilitated the repatriation of 300 Americans to the United States.  At this time, we do not anticipate that there will be additional charter flights organized from Ghana to the United States. In the event future charter flights become …

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Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana 

Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana (April 14, 2020) Location:  Ghana Event:  Ghana Immigration Service Assisting with Contact Tracing The U.S Embassy’s highest priority is the safety and security of U.S. citizens in Ghana.  While we work to facilitate repatriation flights for U.S. citizens who wish to return to the United States, we would like to call your attention …

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Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana (April 13, 2020) Location:  Ghana Event:  Ghana’s Health Resources and U.S. Repatriation Flights The U.S Embassy’s highest priority is the safety and security of U.S. citizens in Ghana.  While we work to facilitate repatriation flights for U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs) who wish to return to the United States, we would like to call your attention to the COVID-19-related health …

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Health Alert: Ghana Extends Restrictions on Gatherings

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana Location:  Ghana Event:  Ghana’s Restrictions on Gatherings Extended to April 26 On April 12, 2020, the Government of Ghana announced that it is extending the restrictions on public gatherings for two weeks. The extension takes effect on Monday, April 13th and will end Sunday night April 26. This directive is in addition to the extended restrictions on movement announced on April 9 and that conclude on April 20. We encourage all …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana   

Location:  Ghana Event:  Information for Americans in Ghana The U.S. Embassy’s highest priority is the safety and security of U.S. citizens in Ghana.  While we work to facilitate repatriation flights for U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs) who wish to return to the United States, we would like to call your attention to COVID-19-related information available through the embassy and the Government of Ghana. EMBASSY CLOSURE: The …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana   

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana Location:  Ghana Event: Final Repatriation Flight from Ghana to the U.S. The U.S. Embassy is planning a final repatriation flight from Ghana to the United States for the week of April 13.  Any U.S. citizens or Legal Permanent Residents (LPRs) who are interested in the possibility of a chartered repatriation flight to the United States MUST …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Ghana’s Restrictions on Movement Extended to April 20 On April 9, 2020, Ghanaian President Akufo-Addo announced that he was extending the restrictions on movement for the Greater Accra and Greater Kumasi metropolitan areas until Monday, April 20.   The U.S. Embassy has similarly extended the duration of its own reduced-movement and maximum telework posture to April 20 to …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana   

Location:  Ghana Event:  Ghana’s Border Closure Extended for Two Weeks On April 4, 2020, the Government of Ghana announced that it would extend the closure of its borders for an additional two weeks beginning Sunday, April 5, 2020.  The government stated it is taking this step to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 and to continue its testing and contact tracing program. Additionally, the U.S. Embassy has received isolated reports of verbal harassment of foreigners based on the misperception that …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana   Event:  Government of Ghana movement restrictions in the Greater Accra and Kumasi Metropolitan areas    The U.S. Embassy would like to call your attention to the restrictions on movement that the Government of Ghana (GoG) instituted beginning at 1:00 a.m. on Monday, March 30.  The full text of President Akufo-Addo’s speech announcing these restrictions …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Updated U.S. Embassy Repatriation Flight Information Flights on all commercial airlines in and out of Ghana have been cancelled. U.S. citizens and LPRs still seeking emergency repatriation should NOT go to the airport or the U.S. Embassy. While we do not anticipate additional chartered repatriation flights from Ghana to the United States, …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Update on Special Repatriation Flight from Ghana to the United States Yesterday, the U.S. Embassy in Accra sent out confirmation and standby emails for seats on a special chartered repatriation flight to the United States.  Only those passengers with email confirmations will be permitted to enter the airport.  If you have not received official instructions …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Restrictions on Movement in Accra and Kumasi The U.S Embassy’s highest priority is the safety and security of U.S. citizens in Ghana.  While we work to facilitate repatriation flights for U.S. citizens who wish to return to the United States, we would like to call your attention to the restrictions on movement that …

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Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana (March 27, 2020)

Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana (March 27, 2020) Location:  Ghana Event:  Avoid COVID-19 Related Scams The U.S Embassy’s highest priority is the safety and security of U.S. citizens in Ghana.  While we work to facilitate repatriation flights for U.S. citizens who wish to return to the United States, we would like to call your attention to potential …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana 

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana Location:  Ghana Event:  Ghana’s Health Resources The U.S Embassy’s highest priority is the safety and security of U.S. citizens in Ghana.  While we work to facilitate repatriation flights for U.S. citizens who wish to return to the United States, we would like to call your attention to the COVID-19-related health resources available in Ghana.  If you believe that …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  Repatriation Information Update – Trusted Sources of Information We ask all U.S. citizens to please pay attention only to authoritative sources of information, such as U.S. Embassy messages (like this one), our website, and our official social media feeds (links below) for the most current and accurate information regarding our chartered repatriation planning.  Unofficial social …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana   Location:  Ghana Event:  Information for U.S. Citizens Regarding Potential U.S. Embassy Repatriation Flights from Ghana The Department of State has issued a  Global Level 4 Health Advisory  for COVID-19. We recognize this has been a challenging period for many of our fellow Americans, particularly those of you seeking to depart Ghana after the closure of Ghana’s …

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Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana – U.S Government Chartered Flight Departed Accra

Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana  Location:  Ghana  Event:  U.S Government chartered flight departed Accra The U.S. Embassy places the highest priority on assisting American citizens, legal permanent residents, and their U.S. citizen dependents in Ghana.  On March 25, 2020, with the strong support of the Government of Ghana, the U.S. Embassy in Accra facilitated the return to …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  U.S. Embassy going to maximum telework status for two weeks. The U.S. Embassy in Accra will be closed to the public for a minimum of two weeks effective March 25 at 5:00 p.m.  Embassy staff will continue to work remotely and will do their utmost to assist U.S. citizens with emergencies to the greatest extent …

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Message for U.S. Citizens in Ghana: Travel and Repatriation Assistance

We recognize this has been a challenging period for many American citizen travelers affected by the suspension of international flights and the impending closure of Accra’s Kotoka International Airport. If you are interested in being contacted in the event that additional flights or repatriation flights to the United States are scheduled, please send an email to  ACSAccra@state.gov

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana Location:  Ghana Event:  The Ghana Health Service has confirmed multiple cases of COVID-19. On March 21, the government of Ghana announced that it will close its borders for two weeks effective 11:59pm on Sunday, March 22.  The U.S. Embassy understands the challenges the rapidly evolving international response to the COVID-19 pandemic has caused …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Ghana Event:  There is an ongoing outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) first identified in Wuhan, China.  The global public health threat posed by COVID-19 is high, with more than 100,000 reported cases worldwide. On March 15, 2020, the government of Ghana issued a Travel Advisory, closed all schools, and suspended public gatherings. The Ghanaian Travel Advisory states: All …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Accra, Ghana Event:  On March 12, 2020, the  Ghana Health Service  announced two confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Accra area. The government of Ghana has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  Travelers should be prepared for travel restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. The CDC …

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Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra (March 3, 2020)

Location: Sogakope, Ghana Event: Demonstration/Protest The U.S. Embassy in Accra is monitoring media reports about the possibility of protests in Sogakope, Volta Region, Ghana.  The protests could potentially block the main highway linking the Greater Accra Region and parts of the Volta Region through Sogakope as well as other major roads. Sogakope serves as a …

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Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra (February 3, 2020)

Location: Accra, Ghana Event: Demonstration/Rally A large demonstration is expected to take place in Accra tomorrow, February 4, with participants gathering as early as 6:00 a.m.  The route is unconfirmed but could cover a large part of central Accra.  Please plan accordingly and follow media reports for more updated information. Be advised that any demonstration, …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra (January 8, 2019)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra (January 8, 2019) Location:  Ghana, countrywide Event: Heightened Middle East Tensions There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad. The Embassy will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed. Actions to Take: Keep …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra (December 31, 2019)

Location:  Ghana, countrywide Event:  Local media is reporting that Ghana security services are maintaining a heightened state of alert and increased security precautions for New Years’ Eve gatherings. Actions to Take: Exercise caution if attending New Years’ Eve events Avoid crowds Monitor local media Be aware of your surroundings Review your personal security plans Assistance: …

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Health Alert – U. S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location: All regions of Ghana Event: The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 travel notice for travelers to Ghana due to a polio outbreak.  CDC recommends that travelers practice enhanced precautions.  The full notice can be read here: https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/notices/alert/polio-ghana . Actions to Take: All travelers to Ghana should be vaccinated fully …

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Ghana Travel Advisory

Exercise normal precautions in Ghana. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Exercise increased caution in: Urban Areas due to crime. Intercity highways after dark due to crime. Areas near the northern border in the Upper East and Upper West regions due to crime. Parts of the Bono East, Bono, Savannah, Northern, North East, and …

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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Accra, Ghana (December 10, 2018)

Location: Northern Region (Tamale/Yendi and surrounding areas). Event: Beginning on December 14, 2018, groups in Tamale, Yendi, and surrounding villages will hold funerals for their respective former chieftains. Extreme violence is likely and there are inadequate medical resources in the region. All but mission-essential travel by U.S. Embassy personnel to these regions is not advisable …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Ghana (September 10, 2018)

United States Embassy Accra, Ghana Security Message for U.S. Citizens Planned Demonstration   (September 10, 2018) Demonstration Alert – Kawukudi Location: the route will begin at Kawukudi – Jubilee House through Ring Road to Ghana International Trade Fair, but may be rerouted from Kawukudi to Ghana International Trade Fair, avoiding Jubilee House and Ring Road. …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana (April 13, 2018)

Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Accra, Ghana (April 13, 2018) Location 1 (April 17, 2018): Town center, south of the Kumasi Central Market, concluding in the Aboabo neighborhood of Kumasi, Ghana Event 1: Ongoing demonstrations are expected to take place on April 17, 2018, beginning around 0700 and concluding around 1200 in the town …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Accra, Ghana March 27, 2018 Location 1 (Tonight): The Ghana Police Headquarters area, including the Ring Road at the Independence junction in Accra, Ghana. Event 1 (Tonight): Ongoing demonstrations taking place as of 18:00 today, Tuesday March 27, 2018. Location 2 (Tomorrow): Announced gathering points include, but are not …

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Health Alert – U. S. Embassy (Accra, Ghana)

Location: Tema, Ghana Event: The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has confirmed the first recorded case of Lassa fever in the country since 2011. The case was confirmed at the Tema General Hospital. Lassa fever is a rare but potentially life-threatening viral hemorrhagic disease. Actions to Take: · Consult a medical professional if you have been …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Accra, Ghana (February 6, 2018)

Location: Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the areas from Kwame Nkrumah Circle to the Arts Center in Accra, Ghana. Event: Demonstrations expected to take place on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, beginning at 08:30am. The “True Driver’s Association” groups intend to protest the Ghanaian government for the recent increase in the prices …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration in Accra on Wednesday, December 20, 2017

The U.S. Embassy is aware of reports of a planned demonstration on Wednesday, December 20th, at 8 a.m., to protest the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The route is reported to begin at Obra Spot at the Kwame Nkrumah Circle and end at the Old Hearts of Oak’s park. The U.S. …

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