Health Alert for U.S. Citizens

Health Alert for U.S. Citizens (May 20) Event:  State of Emergency Extended; Status of U.S. Embassy Banjul Consular Operations Location: The Gambia The Gambia’s border closures remain in effect, and commercial flight operations continue to be suspended.  On May 19, President Barrow announced a 21-day extension of the National State of Emergency.  We do not anticipate additional repatriation flights from The Gambia to …

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Special Repatriation Flight Departed Banjul on April 29 for the United States

Event:  Special Repatriation Flight Departed Banjul on April 29 for the United States    Location: The Gambia    The second special repatriation flight organized by the U.S. Embassy in Banjul departed The Gambia for the United States yesterday, Wednesday, April 29.  We do not expect additional repatriation flights from The Gambia to the United States, and American citizens …

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Health Alert: Special Flight Leaving Banjul on Wednesday April 29 to the United States

Health Alert: Special Flight Leaving Banjul on Wednesday April 29 to the United States Event:  Special Repatriation Flight Leaving Banjul on April 29 for the United States Location:  The Gambia The Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in The Gambia are arranging a special flight for U.S. citizens and U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents departing from …

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Health Alert: Special Flight Leaving Banjul on Wednesday April 29 to the United States

Health Alert: Special Flight Leaving Banjul on Wednesday April 29 to the United States Event: Special Repatriation Flight Leaving Banjul on April 29 for the United States Location: The Gambia The Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in The Gambia are arranging a special flight for U.S. citizens and U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents departing …

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Health Alert: Special Flight Leaving Banjul on Wednesday April 29 to the United States

Event:  Special Repatriation Flight Leaving Banjul on April 29 for the United States   Location:  The Gambia   The Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in The Gambia are arranging a special flight for U.S. citizens and U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents departing from the Banjul International Airport in Yundum.   The flight is from Banjul to Dulles …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Banjul Repatriation Update

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Banjul Repatriation Update (April 21, 2020) Event:  U.S. Embassy Banjul Repatriation Update   Location:  The Gambia    A special repatriation flight organized by the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in Banjul departed The Gambia for the United States on April 7; the Embassy does not currently have any additional repatriation flights …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Banjul Repatriation Update

Event:  U.S. Embassy Banjul Repatriation Update Location:  The Gambia A special repatriation flight organized by the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in Banjul departed The Gambia for the United States on April 7; the Embassy does not currently have any additional repatriation flights scheduled.  However, we are working to determine interest in an …

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U.S. Embassy Banjul Repatriation Update

Subject:  Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Banjul (April 9) Event:  U.S. Embassy Banjul Repatriation Update Location:  The Gambia A special repatriation flight organized by the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in Banjul departed The Gambia for the United States on April 7.  At this time, U.S. Embassy Banjul does not anticipate that there will be …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Banjul

Event:  U.S. Embassy Banjul Repatriation Update Location:  The Gambia A special repatriation flight organized by the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in Banjul departed The Gambia for the United States on April 7.  At this time, U.S. Embassy Banjul does not anticipate that there will be additional charter flights organized by the Department of State …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Special Flight Departed Banjul on Tuesday April 7

The special repatriation flight organized by the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in Banjul departed The Gambia for the United States yesterday, April 7. While we do not anticipate additional chartered repatriation flights from The Gambia to the United States, we continue to collect details of U.S. citizens and LPRs who are interested …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Special Flight Departed Banjul on Tuesday April 7

The special repatriation flight organized by the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in Banjul departed The Gambia for the United States today, Tuesday, April 7. While we do not anticipate additional chartered repatriation flights from The Gambia to the United States, we continue to collect details of U.S. citizens and LPRs who are …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Special Flight Leaving Banjul on Tuesday April 7

The U.S. Embassy in Banjul sent out final confirmation and standby emails for seats on a special chartered repatriation flight to the United States, scheduled to depart The Gambia on April 7.  Only those passengers with email confirmations will be permitted to enter the airport.  If you have not received official instructions from the Embassy, please do not come to the …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Update to Special Flight Leaving Banjul – Now Tuesday April 7

The Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in The Gambia are arranging a special flight for U.S. citizens and U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents departing from the Banjul International Airport in Yundum.  This flight was previously schedule for Monday April 6, but that time has changed.  The flight is now scheduled for Tuesday, April 7.  The …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Update to Special Flight Leaving Banjul – Now Tuesday April 7 (April 5, 2020)

The Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in The Gambia are arranging a special flight for U.S. citizens and U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents departing from the Banjul International Airport in Yundum. This flight was previously schedule for Monday April 6, but that time has changed. The flight is now scheduled for Tuesday, April 7. …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Update to Special Flight Leaving Banjul – Now Tuesday April 7

Message for U.S. Citizens: Update to Special Flight Leaving Banjul – Now Tuesday April 7 (April 4, 2020) The Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in The Gambia are arranging a special flight for U.S. citizens and U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents departing from the Banjul International Airport in Yundum.  This flight was previously schedule …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Update on Special Flight Leaving Banjul on Monday to the United States

The Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in The Gambia are arranging a special flight for U.S. citizens and U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents departing from the Banjul International Airport in Yundum.  This flight was previously schedule for Friday, April 3rd, but that time has changed.  The flight is now scheduled for Monday, April 6. The …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Update on Special Flights Leaving Banjul on Friday to the United States

The Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in The Gambia are arranging a special flight for U.S. citizens and U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents departing from the Banjul International Airport in Yundum.  This flight was previously schedule for Friday, April 3rd, but that time has changed.  The flight is still scheduled, but will depart in the …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Special Flight Leaving Banjul on Friday April 3 to the United States

The Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in The Gambia have arranged a special flight for U.S. citizens and U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents departing from the Banjul International Airport in Yundum on the morning of Friday, April 3, 2020 (Note – there is a chance this date and/or time might change). This flight will include …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Special Flights Leaving Banjul on Friday April 3 to the United States

The Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in The Gambia have arranged a special flight for U.S. citizens and U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents departing from the Banjul International Airport in Yundum on the early morning of Friday, April 3, 2020 (Note – there is a chance this date might change).  This flight will include stops …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Banjul, The Gambia

Location:  The Gambia Event:  COVID-19 Crisis As of March 27, The Gambia Ministry of Health has confirmed three cases of COVID-19 and a fourth probable case in The Gambia, including one fatality, and the Department of State has issued a Global Level 4 Health Advisory for COVID-19.  The U.S. Embassy will be sending daily updates …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Banjul, The Gambia (March 25, 2020)

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Banjul, The Gambia (March 25, 2020) Location:  The Gambia Event:  COVID-19 Crisis The Gambia Ministry of Health confirmed cases of COVID-19 in The Gambia. If you are a U.S. Citizen and would like to be notified of commercial flights or evacuation options leaving from The Gambia, please provide your information by …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Banjul, The Gambia (March 21, 2020)

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Banjul, The Gambia (March 21, 2020) Location:  The Gambia Event:  COVID-19 Crisis   The Gambia Ministry of Health confirmed a case of COVID-19 in The Gambia. On March 14, the Department of State authorized the departure from any diplomatic or consular post in the world of US personnel and family members who have been medically determined to …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Banjul, The Gambia (March 18, 2020)

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Banjul, The Gambia (March 18, 2020) Location:  The Gambia Event:  On March 17, The Gambian Ministry of Health announced its first confirmed case of COVID-19 in The Gambia. The government of The Gambia has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19.  Travelers should be prepared for travel restrictions to be …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Banjul, The Gambia (March 17, 2020)

The following Health Alert was sent to U.S. Citizens in The Gambia who are registered in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program .  It reflected the situation as of Noon, March 17, 2020.  For the most up-to-date information on the COVID-19 crisis, please visit our COVID-19 Information Page . Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Banjul, The Gambia (March 17, 2020) Location:  The Gambia …

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Global Level 4 Health Advisory – Do Not Travel

The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  In countries where commercial departure options remain available, U.S. citizens who live in the United States should arrange for immediate return to the United States, unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period.  …

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Demonstration Alert:  U.S. Embassy Banjul, The Gambia (January 24, 2020)

This demonstration alert is for U.S. citizens residing or traveling in The Gambia. Location:  Anticipated gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following areas in Banjul: January 25:  Kairaba Avenue between Westfield Junction and Alliance Francaise January 26:  Sting Corner – junction of Banjul Serrekunda Highway and Bertil Harding Highway – until Denton …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Banjul, The Gambia

This demonstration alert is for U.S. citizens residing or traveling in The Gambia. Location:  Anticipated gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following areas in Banjul: Sting Corner – junction of Banjul Serrekunda Highway and Bertil Harding Highway Denton Bridge Events:  Demonstrations organized by ‘Operation Three Years Jotna’ are expected to take place …

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Demonstration Alert: U. S. Embassy Banjul, The Gambia

Location:  Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following areas: The Junction of the Banjul-Serrekunda Highway and Bertil Harding Highway (Commonly referred to as Sting Corner) Along the Banjul-Serrekunda Highway going toward Denton Bridge Denton Bridge Event:  Per local media reports, a demonstration and procession are scheduled to take place on Monday, …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Remain Alert

United States Embassy Banjul, The Gambia Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Remain Alert The U.S. Department of State has rescinded its Travel Warning for The Gambia.  At this time, U.S. citizens visiting or residing in The Gambia are advised to continue to remain alert during the ongoing government transition. On January 19, 2017, the Economic Community …

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