Traffic Alert: U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

Traffic Alert:  U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana (December 9, 2020)

Location:  Accra, Ghana 

Event:  Traffic Alert

The U.S. Embassy is encouraging its in-office staff to depart early this afternoon due to the potential for significant traffic congestion in conjunction with the expected announcement of the 2020 Ghanaian election results.  Please plan accordingly and follow media reports for information on traffic and other conditions such as potential demonstrations.

Actions to Take for a Demonstration:

  • Avoid areas of disturbances and crowds;
  • Comply with police checkpoints if encountered;
  • Monitor local media for updates;
  • Be aware of your surroundings; and
  • Keep a low profile.


  • U.S. Embassy Accra, Ghana

+(233) 30-27-41-000

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444