US warns Americans not to travel to ‘high risk’ states in Nigeria

The United States of America has warned its citizens not to travel to some states in Nigeria categorized as “high-risk areas”.

 

In a release published by the Bureau of Consular Affairs, 14 Nigerians states were listed with a “do not travel” instruction. US urged its citizens to reconsider travel to Nigeria “due to crime, terrorism, civil unrest, kidnapping, and maritime crime, which includes kidnappings, hijackings, boarding’s, theft, etc. Some areas have increased risk.

“Do Not Travel to Borno and Yobe States and Northern Adamawa State due to terrorism. Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno, Gombe, Kaduna, Kano, and Yobe states due to kidnapping.

“Coastal areas of Akwa Ibom, Bayelsa, Cross Rivers, Delta, and Rivers states (with the exception of Port Harcourt) due to crime, civil unrest, kidnapping, and maritime crime,” US advised its citizens.

 

It added that the country might be unable to provide emergency services to its citizens in many areas of Nigeria due to security conditions.



from iReporter Online https://ift.tt/2JWftik
via IFTTT
US warns Americans not to travel to ‘high risk’ states in Nigeria US warns Americans not to travel to ‘high risk’ states in Nigeria Reviewed by Osigwe Omo-Ikirodah on November 06, 2019 Rating: 5

No comments:

NewsOnPoint is your news, entertainment, music, fashion website. We provide you with the latest breaking news, photos and videos straight in real time.

Want to reach your target audience? Then advertise with us to reach our thousands of daily readers.

Call 07032341798 for advert placement. Want to share your stories with us or make other inquiries? Then send us an email
Contact us:

Powered by Blogger.