Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Location:  Accra, Ghana  

Event: Planned march in Accra – July 6, 2021 

We are aware of a march planned on Tuesday, July 6, 2021. The activity is likely to draw a large crowd and disrupt traffic. Considerable police presence and heavy congestion are expected along the planned route, beginning from Accra Mall at 6 am and then moving south towards Parliament House throughout the day. 

ACTIONS TO TAKE:

  • Monitor local media for updates. 
  • Exercise caution if in the vicinity of any large gatherings or protests. 
  • Plan for alternate travel routes. 
  • Comply with all police and security service instructions. 
  • Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security, travel, and health updates.  

Assistance: 

U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana  
+(233) 30-27-41-000 24/7 for a recorded message  
No. 24, Fourth Circular Rd., Cantonments, Accra  
P.O. Box GP 2288  
Accra, Ghana