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December 10, 2021

Demonstration Alert – Demonstration in N’Djamena, Chad (December 10, 2021)

Location: N’Djamena, Chad

Event:  We are informed that there will be a demonstration on Saturday, December 11, 2021.  The march will take place during the morning hours and was approved to begin at the Fest Africa space and end at the Stadium Idriss Mahamat Ouya, but it could take place elsewhere.

Normal traffic may be disrupted during such demonstrations and the police have used gas and force to disrupt prior demonstrations.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid areas where demonstrations are taking place.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings and demonstrations.
  • Seek shelter when gunfire is taking place.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Keep a low profile.


  • U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena, located at Chagoua Round Point.
  • Telephone +235 22-51-50-17.
  • After-hours emergency number for U.S. citizens is +235 66-62-21-00 or +235 22-51-50-17.
  • NdjamenaACS@state.gov
  • State Department – Consular Affairs -­­ 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
  • Chad Country Information
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