Event: The Equatorial Guinea Ministry of Public Health has confirmed twenty-one cases of COVID-19 in Equatorial Guinea, including community transmission on the mainland and on Bioko Island.
The Department of State has issued a Global Level 4 Health Advisory for COVID-19. The Department of State is currently not organizing an evacuation of American citizens from Equatorial Guinea following the April 8 flight.
The CDC recommends the use of a cloth face covering to keep people who are infected but do not have symptoms from spreading COVID-19 to others. The cloth face cover is not a substitute for social distancing. The CDC continues to recommend that people try to maintain about 6 feet between themselves and others. For further information on COVID-19 and precautionary measures, please visit the links below.
Actions to Take:
- Consult the CDC website for the most up-to-date information.
- For the most recent information on what you can do to reduce your risk of contracting COVID-19, please see the CDC’s latest recommendations.
- Visit the COVID-19 crisis page on travel.state.govfor the latest information.
- Visit our Embassy COVID-19-information for information on conditions in Equatorial Guinea.
- Visit the Department of Homeland Security’s website on the latest travel restrictions to the U.S.
- Visit the website of the the government of Equatorial Guinea for updated information on COVID-19.
- Visit Equatorial Guinea’s government’s website for additional information on new measures.
- Follow the Department of State on Facebook and Twitter.
For additional assistance, please contact:
- U.S. Embassy/Consulate Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
Carretera Malabo II, (between the headquarters of Sonagas and the offices of the United Nations)
(+240) 333 09 57 41
- State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
- Equatorial Guinea Country Information
- Enroll in Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive Alerts
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