Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Maputo

Location:  Nampula Province, Mozambique

Event:  Travel Restriction of U.S. Government Personnel

Due to the threat of attacks by ISIS-Mozambique in the Erati and Memba districts, U.S. Embassy Maputo personnel are restricted from traveling to those areas of the Nampula province until further notice. 

Actions to Take:

·        Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.

·        Review personal security plan.

·        Monitor local media for updates on changing conditions.

·        Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates.


·        U.S. Embassy Maputo

(+258) 84-095-8000

·        State Department – Consular Affairs 

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444   

·        Mozambique Specific Information 

·        Enroll in Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive Alerts.  

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