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

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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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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U.S. Citizens Town Hall Takoradi, October 1st

The U.S. Embassy in Ghana is pleased to announce that the Honorable Stephanie Sullivan, U.S. Ambassador to Ghana, will be in Takoradi on October 1st to meet with U.S. citizens in the area and to answer questions about U.S. citizen consular-related issues. A U.S. consular officer will also be present to provide notarial services and accept passport …

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U.S. Citizen Town Hall Tamale – September 10

The U.S. Embassy in Ghana is pleased to announce that a consular officer will be in Tamale on September 10, 2019 to meet with U.S. citizens in the area and to answer questions about U.S. citizen consular-related issues. Capacity for the town hall will be limited so please email ACSAccra@state.gov to confirm your interest and/or request …

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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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Town Hall Fair for U.S. Citizens in Ghana

The Embassy will host a Town Hall Fair for U.S. citizens in Ghana in the evening on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. We cordially invite you to join us and our Embassy colleagues to learn about the U.S. Embassy’s priorities, the new Travel Advisory and Alert system, and resources available to U.S. citizens.   When: 6:00 PM …

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Message to U.S. Citizens: Improvements to Safety and Security Information

On Wednesday, January 10, 2018, the Department of State will make changes to our safety and security information to make it easier to find, understand, and use. Travel Advisories will replace Travel Warnings and Travel Alerts. Every country will have a Travel Advisory, which will provide one of four standard levels of advice. The Travel …

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Notice Regarding Social Security Services

The Social Security Administration (SSA) has consolidated its overseas operations into several regional offices that provide a full range of SSA services for U.S. citizens residing outside of the United States. Effective October 1, 2017, individuals residing in Ghana who require social security services or have questions about SSA benefits must contact the SSA Federal Benefits …

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