Message for U.S. Citizens: New Travel Guidance

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Department of State has released new travel guidance for Chad in the form of a Travel Advisory. You can read the full Travel Advisory for Chad on the Chad page of travel.state.gov . A Travel Advisory for each country of the world has replaced Travel Warnings and Travel ...
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U.S. Embassy N’Djamena, Chad Message for U.S. Citizens: Holiday Closures

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Embassy and Consular Section will be closed on Friday, November 10, 2017, in observance of Veterans Day. For emergency services, U.S. Citizens in Chad should call our 24/7 phone line +235 63 51 78 00. The U.S. Embassy advises U.S. citizens to review and follow ...
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U.S. Embassy N’Djamena, Chad Message for U.S. Citizens: Holiday Closures

  The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Embassy and Consular Section will be closed on Monday, October 9, 2017 in observance of the American holiday Columbus Day. For emergency services, U.S. Citizens in Chad should call our 24/7 phone line +235 63 51 78 00. The U.S. Embassy advises U.S. citizens ...
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U.S. Embassy N’Djamena, Chad Message for U.S. Citizens: Updated Worldwide Caution

  The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that on September 13, 2017 the Department of State released an updated Worldwide Caution. Click here to read the full Worldwide Caution which replaces the Worldwide Caution dated March 6, 2017. For emergency services, U.S. Citizens should call our 24/7 phone line +235 63 51 78 00. ...
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U.S. Embassy N’Djamena, Chad Message for U.S. Citizens: Holiday Closures

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Embassy and Consular Section will be closed on September 1, 2017 in observance of the Chadian Holiday, Eid-Al-Adha (Tabaski) AND on September 4, 2017 in observance of the American Holiday, Labor Day. For emergency services, U.S. Citizens in Chad should call our 24/7 phone line ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Town Hall Meeting – September 13, 2017

The Consular Section is pleased to announce that it will host its second Town Hall of 2017 and it’s first at the new location for all U.S. citizens in Chad on Wednesday, September 13, from 5:00pm to 6:30pm. Ambassador Geeta Pasi will deliver keynote remarks followed by brief remarks from the Consular Office and the ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Continued Uptick in Crime

U.S. Embassy N’Djamena wishes to inform U.S. citizens of an uptick in crime, including armed robberies, petty crime, and carjackings in N’Djamena.  The Embassy continues to receive multiple reports of armed robberies in the immediate vicinity of restaurants, hotels, and popular establishments targeting foreign expatriates.  Several U.S. citizens have been injured in these robberies, which ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Holiday Closure

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Embassy and Consular Section will be closed for routine services on July 4, 2017 in observance of the American Holiday, Independence Day. For emergency services, U.S. Citizens in Chad should call our 24/7 phone line +235 63 51 78 00. The U.S. Embassy advises U.S. ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Consular Visit to Moundou, Chad

  The Consular Section is pleased to announce its first Consular Visit to Moundou, Chad! The Consular Section will host a Town Hall for all U.S. citizens in Moundou, Chad and the surrounding areas at La Residence Hotel on Saturday, June 24, from 12pm – 2pm. The Consul will be available to answer specific questions regarding ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Uptick in Crime

U.S. Embassy N’Djamena wishes to inform U.S. citizens of an uptick in armed robberies and petty crime in N’Djamena.  The Embassy has received multiple reports of armed robberies in the immediate vicinity of restaurants, hotels, and popular establishments in N’Djamena.  Several U.S. citizens have been injured in these robberies, which involved weapons such as knives ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Updated Travel Warning

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that on June 6, 2017 the Department of State released an updated Travel Warning for Chad. Click here to read the full Travel Warning which replaces the previous one dated November 4, 2016. As of June 12, the Consular Section can be reached at the new Embassy via ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: We’re Moving!

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Embassy and the Consular Section are moving!  Starting June 5, 2017 – June 12, 2017 the Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena, Chad will be open for U.S. citizen emergencies only. The Consular Section will move to our New Embassy Compound from June ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Holiday Closure

  The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Embassy and Consular Section will be closed for routine services on May 29, 2017 in observance of the American holiday, Memorial Day. For emergency services, U.S. Citizens should call our 24/7 phone line +235 63 51 78 00. The U.S. Embassy advises U.S. citizens to ...
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Holiday Closure – Labor Day May 1, 2017

U.S. Embassy N’Djamena, Chad Message for U.S. Citizens: Holiday Closure – Labor Day May 1, 2017 The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Embassy and the Consular Section will be closed for routine services on May 1, 2017, in observance of the Chadian holiday, Labor Day. For emergency services, U.S. Citizens should ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Holiday Closure AND Federal Taxes

  April 12, 2017 The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Embassy and Consular Section will be closed for routine services on April 17, 2017 in observance of Easter Monday. U.S. Embassy N’Djamena also reminds U.S. Citizens that as overseas residents you are provided an automatic two month extension by the Internal ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Kidnapping of French National in Eastern Chad

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Kidnapping of French National in Eastern Chad March 24, 2017 U.S. Embassy N’Djamena wishes to inform U.S. citizens of the ongoing search of a French citizen who was kidnapped by armed assailants in Eastern Chad, near the town of Goz Beida, on March 23.  The French authorities are working closely ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Zika Virus Update

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Zika Virus Update March 14, 2017 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its Zika travel guidance on March 10, 2017, recommending that pregnant women not travel to any area where there is a risk of Zika virus infection.  For a world map of the Zika affected areas, ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Updated Worldwide Caution

U.S. Embassy N’Djamena, Chad Message for U.S. Citizens: Updated Worldwide Caution March 7, 2017 The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that on March 6, 2017 the Department of State released an updated Worldwide Caution. Click here to read the full Worldwide Caution which replaces the Worldwide Caution dated September 9, 2016. For emergency services, ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Personal Security Reminder

  Message for U.S. Citizens: Personal Security Reminder March 2, 2017 The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena reminds U.S. Citizens to stay cautious and vigilant regarding their personal security in N’Djamena and throughout Chad. Recent media reports indicate heightened security in and surrounding N’Djamena.  U.S. citizens are reminded to review their personal security plans, maintain copies ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Upcoming Holiday Closure

  The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Embassy and the Consular Section will be closed for routine services on Monday, February 20, 2017 in observance of the American holiday, Presidents’ Day. For emergency services, U.S. Citizens should call our 24/7 phone line +235 66 62 21 00 or +235 22 51 ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Town Hall Meeting – February 22, 2017

  Message for U.S. Citizens: Town Hall Meeting – February 22, 2017 February 13, 2017 The Consular Section is pleased to announce that it will host its first Town Hall of 2017 for all U.S. citizens in Chad at U.S. Embassy N’Djamena on Wednesday, February 22, from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. Ambassador Geeta Pasi will deliver ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Upcoming Holiday Closures

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Embassy and the Consular Section will be closed for routine services on December 26, 2016 and January 2, 2016 in observance of the American holidays, Christmas and New Year’s. For emergency services, U.S. Citizens should call our 24/7 phone line +235 66 62 21 00 ...
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Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens in N’Djamena, Chad

U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that due to a security incident outside the embassy we are on limited staffing Wednesday, November 30, 2016. As previously mentioned the embassy will be closed on December 1, 2016, in observance of Freedom and Democracy Day. The Consular Section remains available for emergency services for U.S. citizens. ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens : Upcoming Holiday Closures

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Embassy and the Consular Section will be closed for routine services on November 24, 2016 in observance of the American holiday, Thanksgiving Day. Additionally, the Embassy and Consular Section will be closed on November 28 and December 1 in observance of the Chadian Holidays, Proclamation ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstrations and Ghost Town

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens of potential demonstrations Thursday, November 17.  Demonstrations are being organized by the opposition party, the New Opposition Front for Alternation and Change (FONAC). The FONAC has also called for a national “Ghost Town” on Tuesday, November 22 from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. Even demonstrations intended to ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Holiday Closure – Veterans’ Day

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Embassy and the Consular Section will be closed for routine services on November 11, 2016 in observance of the American holiday, Veterans’ Day. For emergency services, U.S. Citizens should call our 24/7 phone line +235 66 62 21 00 or +235 22 51 70 09. ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Updated Travel Warning

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Department of State has released an updated Travel Warning for Chad. Click  here  to read the full Travel Warning which replaces the Travel Warning issued on April 18, 2016.  You can also visit our website for more information. For emergency services, U.S. Citizens should call our ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Holiday Closure – All Saints Day

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Embassy and the Consular Section will be closed for routine services on November 1, 2016 in observance of the Chadian holiday, All Saints Day. For emergency services, U.S. Citizens should call our 24/7 phone line +235 66 62 21 00 or +235 22 51 70 ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Town Hall Meeting

The Consular Section is pleased to announce that it will host its third Town Hall of 2016 for all U.S. citizens in Chad at U.S. Embassy N’Djamena on Thursday, October 19, from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. Ambassador Geeta Pasi will deliver keynote remarks followed by brief remarks from officers from our Political and Economic Section, the ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Holiday Closure – Columbus Day

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Embassy and the Consular Section will be closed for routine services on October 10, 2016 in observance of the American holiday, Columbus Day. For emergency services, U.S. Citizens should call our 24/7 phone line +235 66 62 21 00 or +235 22 51 70 09. ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Voting Season

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. Citizens that Absentee Voting Week is September 26-October. Be an Active Voter by taking the necessary steps to vote in the 2016 U.S. elections and participating in Absentee Voting Week! In many states, the voter registration deadline for the November 2016 elections is October 10.  For some voters this might ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Holiday Closure – Tabaski (Eid al-Adha)

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Embassy and the Consular Section will be closed for routine services on September 12, 2016 in observance of the Chadian holiday, Tabaski (Eid al-Adha). For emergency services, U.S. Citizens should call our 24/7 phone line +235 66 62 21 00 or +235 22 51 70 ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Holiday Closures, August 8 and 11

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Embassy and the Consular Section will be closed for routine services on August 8 and August 11, 2016; in observance of the Government of Chad’s Presidential Inauguration events and the Chadian National Independence Day. For emergency services, U.S. Citizens should call our 24/7 phone line ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Holiday Closure

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that the Embassy and the Consular Section will be closed for routine services on July 4, 2016 in observance of Independence Day. The Embassy will remain closed through the Chadian holiday Eid-Al-Fitr which is anticipated to be July5, but could possibly be celebrated July 6. For emergency ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Independence Day Celebration

The Consular Section at U.S. Embassy N’Djamena would like to cordially invite all U.S. citizens to our Independence Day celebrations on July 8, 2016 from 7pm to 9pm.  Please RSVP as soon as possible and bring your U.S. passport with you on the evening of the celebration. To RSVP please send the full name, passport ...
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U.S. Embassy N’Djamena, Chad Message for U.S. Citizens: Ramadan

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that Ramadan celebrations will commence June 6 and last until July 6, 2016.  U.S. Citizens are reminded to exercise caution, be vigilant, and avoid large crowds whenever possible. The U.S. Embassy advises U.S. citizens to review and follow the guidance in the  Travel Warning for Chad , and remain alert for ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Reminder about Personal Security

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena reminds U.S. citizens to exercise caution and situational awareness when traveling throughout the weekend, particularly in and around N’Djamena.  Following the announcement of the results of the Chadian Presidential Elections late yesterday evening and subsequent reports of celebratory gunfire, please be aware of your surroundings, remember to exercise vigilance, and ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Reminder about Personal Security

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena reminds U.S. citizens to exercise caution and situational awareness when traveling throughout the weekend, particularly in and around N’Djamena.  Following the announcement of the results of the Chadian Presidential Elections late yesterday evening and subsequent reports of celebratory gunfire, please be aware of your surroundings, remember to exercise vigilance, and ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Political Protest

U.S. Embassy N’Djamena, Chad Security Message for U.S. Citizens Political Protest February 22, 2016 The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens to exercise vigilance and caution when traveling in N’Djamena. U.S. Embassy N’Djamena reminds U.S. citizens that demonstrations are a common occurrence throughout the city and often unpredictable. Opposition groups have called for a ...
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Town Hall Meeting

The Consular Section is pleased to announce that it will host its first Town Hall of 2016 for all U.S. citizens in Chad at U.S. Embassy N’Djamena on Wednesday, January 27, from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. Ambassador James Knight will deliver keynote remarks followed by a question and answer period.  There will be an introduction of ...
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