April 29, 2020
Location: Freetown, Sierra Leone
Event: A violent confrontation has been reported near Pademba Road Prison (approximately 1.5 km east of the National Stadium) today, April 29. Expect increased police presence in the area and traffic congestion.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid the area of central Freetown.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Avoid crowds.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- U.S. Embassy Freetown, Sierra Leone
Southridge, Hill Station
+(232) 99 105 5000
- State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
- Sierra Leone Country Information
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