Message for U.S. Citizens: Registering to Vote

Registering to Vote and submitting a ballot is fast, easy, and can be done from anywhere in the world! Start by confirming your voter registration with your state.  Some states require absentee voters to register annually so you may need to re-register. Go to FVAP.gov to connect to your state’s voter portal to register to vote, …

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Health Alert – U. S. Embassy Malabo, Equatorial Guinea

Location: Equatorial Guinea, countrywide Event: January 5, 2022, Equatorial Guinea extended the suspension of all commercial passenger flights until February 6, 2022.  This new decree also changed the curfew in all parts of Equatorial Guinea from 19:00 – 06:00.  ( Full article ).  This is an extension of Decree number 151/2021.  U.S. citizens wishing to depart Equatorial …

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Health Alert – U. S. Embassy Malabo, Equatorial Guinea

 (04 December 2021)   Location: Equatorial Guinea, countrywide    Event:  On December 6, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will implement a one-day COVID-19 testing requirement for travelers over age two coming to the United States.  Regardless of vaccination status or nationality, any individual coming to the United States must show a negative pre-departure COVID-19 viral test taken the day before they board …

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Health Alert – U. S. Embassy Malabo, Equatorial Guinea

Location: Equatorial Guinea Event: On November 26, the White House announced a travel restriction for certain travelers physically present within the Republic of Botswana, the Kingdom of Eswatini, the Kingdom of Lesotho, the Republic of Malawi, the Republic of Mozambique, the Republic of Namibia, the Republic of South Africa, and the Republic of Zimbabwe due to the …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Malabo

Location:  Addis Ababa Event:  Ethiopia Travel Restriction of U.S. Government Personnel Due to the Ordered Departure of non-essential personnel from U.S. Embassy Addis Ababa, travel to Ethiopia by U.S. State Department employees, including transit, is prohibited without special permission. Actions to Take: Consider taking alternate routes if traveling through Addis Ababa Contact your airline and …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Malabo

Location: Worldwide: Event: On October 25, President Biden announced the United States will adopt a global air travel policy. This policy prioritizes public health, protecting U.S. citizens and residents as well as those who come to visit us. Effective November 8 all non-citizen, nonimmigrant (not a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, lawful permanent resident, or traveling …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Malabo, Equatorial Guinea

Location: Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following neighborhoods in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea: Paseo Maritimo French Embassy Event: Demonstrations expected to take place on July 30, no time specified.  Protests are often accompanied by a strong police/security force presence. Standing U.S. Embassy safety guidance is to avoid large crowds. Actions to …

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Travel Advisory: Equatorial Guinea – Level 2 – Exercise Increased Caution

Equatorial Guinea – Level 2:  Exercise Increased Caution H Exercise increased caution in Equatorial Guinea due to COVID-19. Read the  Department of State’s COVID-19 page  before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC ) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for  Equatorial Guinea due to COVID-19, indicating a moderate level of COVID-19 in the country.  Visit the  Embassy’s COVID-19 page  for more information on …

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Equatorial Guinea – Level 3: Reconsider Travel H

Reconsider travel to Equatorial Guinea due to COVID-19. Read the  Department of State’s COVID-19 page  before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC ) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for  Equatorial Guinea due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country.  Visit the  Embassy’s COVID-19 page  for more information on COVID-19 in Equatorial Guinea. Read the c ountry information page . If you …

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Security Alert- U.S. Embassy Malabo, Equatorial Guinea

Location:  Bata Event:  Accidental explosion at a military base munitions depot/armory in Nkuantoma and its surroundings.  Expect an increased police presence and be prepared for road closures at various points throughout the city. Actions to Take: Monitor local media for breaking events. Ensure that you have sufficient supplies of food, water, and fuel. Be aware …

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Health Alert – Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs

Health Alert – Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs (January 15, 2021)   Location: Worldwide – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director has signed an order requiring all airline passengers traveling to the United States, including U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs), to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 viral test or recovery from COVID-19. Event:  Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must …

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Travel Advisory: Equatorial Guinea – Level 2 – Exercise Increased Caution

Equatorial Guinea – Level 2:  Exercise Increased Caution Exercise increased caution in Equatorial Guinea due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s  COVID-19  page before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC ) has issued a Level 1 Travel Health Notice for Equatorial Guinea due to COVID-19. Equatorial Guinea has resumed most transportation options, (including airport operations and re-opening of borders) …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Malabo, Equatorial Guinea

Location:  Malabo Event:  As a reminder, on April 14, the Government of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea extended the COVID-19 containment measures through the end of the month, encouraging people to stay at home for all but critical functions.  In addition, the new decree prohibited people from circulating freely, noting that “all districts are being …

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Global Level 4 Health Advisory – Do Not Travel

The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  In countries where commercial departure options remain available, U.S. citizens who live in the United States should arrange for immediate return to the United States, unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period.  …

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Global Level 3 Health Advisory – Reconsider Travel

The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to reconsider travel abroad due to the global impact of COVID-19. Many areas throughout the world are now experiencing COVID-19 outbreaks and taking action that may limit traveler mobility, including quarantines and border restrictions. Even countries, jurisdictions, or areas where cases have not been reported may restrict travel …

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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information   Last updated: 1/20/2022 ***  Effective December 6, 2021, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older, regardless of vaccination status or citizenship, must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within one calendar day of travel.  Alternatively, travelers to the United States may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Malabo (January 7, 2020)

Location: Equatorial Guinea 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 a low profile. Be aware of your surroundings. Stay …

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Independence Day Security Alert- U.S. Embassy Malabo, Equatorial Guinea

Location:  Malabo Event:  During the upcoming 50th Anniversary of Independence celebration from October 10-12, Equatoguinean authorities are likely to increase security in Malabo.  During a military parade scheduled for October 12, road blockages are anticipated between Arab Contractors Branch Office to the Paseo and from the President’s Palace to Arab Contractors Branch Office.  Expect an …

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