Alert: U.S. Embassy Kigali (April 3, 2019)

Location: Kigali, Rwanda

Event: Multiple and long-lasting road closures and traffic delays are expected in Kigali from Friday, April 5 through Monday, April 8 in connection with Kwibuka 25 commemoration activities.

Due to expected road closures, U.S. government employees have been advised to schedule their plans accordingly and use alternate routes to avoid delays.


Actions to Take:

  •          Monitor local media for updates.
  •          Be aware of your surroundings
  •          Take standard security precautions.



  •    U.S. Embassy Kigali, Rwanda

+250 252-596-400

  • State Department – Consular Affairs

1-888-407-4747 or 1-202-501-4444

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