Location: United Nations Circle (Rond point des Nations-Unies) in downtown Ouagadougou
Event: Student demonstrations are expected to take place on May 3, 2021 at the United Nations Circle (“Rond point des Nations-Unies”) in downtown Ouagadougou. The students are reportedly occupying roads and the police are on scene.
U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid the area.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid large crowds.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
(226) 25 49 53 00
- State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444