Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Lome, Togo – June 25, 2019


Location: Land borders with Togo

Event: Local elections in Togo on Sunday, June 30, 2019. Togo’s land borders with neighboring countries – Burkina Faso, Ghana, and Benin – will be closed. Please plan your travel accordingly.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid overland travel to or from Togo on Sunday, June 30.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid crowds.



U.S. Embassy Lomé, Togo

(+228) 2261 5470


State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444


Togo Country Information

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

Follow us on Facebook and Twitter