Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Maputo, Mozambique

Location: Cabo Delgado Province

Event: Due to threats of attack, kidnapping for ransom, and other forms of violent assault, the U.S. Embassy reiterates its strong caution to U.S. citizens considering travel to Cabo Delgado Province, specifically the districts of Mocimboa da Praia, Nangade, Palma, Macomia, Ibo, Ancuabe, and Quissanga.  The U.S. Embassy further refers you to the Travel Advisory for Mozambique.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the area;
  • Be aware of your surroundings;
  • Use caution when walking or driving at night; and,
  • Review your personal security plans.