Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Freetown, Sierra Leone

Location: The area of western rural Freetown which includes Hamilton, Mambo Village, and Tokeh, River No. 2 and Mama beaches, Sierra Leone

Event: On Saturday, December 12 the re-run parliamentary elections will be held for constituency 110. U.S. Embassy Freetown recommends maintaining awareness. This recommendation is being given out of an abundance of caution and the potential for rapid and unpredictable situations to develop. To date, there is no specific or general reporting that indicates violence will occur.

Actions to Take:

  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.