Health Alert: New State of Emergency, Curfew, and Additional Measures Announced by the Gambian Government

Event:  New State of Emergency, Curfew, and Additional Measures Announced by the Gambian Government   Location: The Gambia   The President announced a new National State of Public Emergency (SOPE), effective August 6 for 21 days.  Under this declaration, the following regulations are in effect:  Nightly curfew between the hours of 22:00 and 05:00.  All houses of worship shall remain closed.  All educational institutions …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Voting in 2020 U.S. Elections.

Your Vote Counts! In order to vote in the November 2020 U.S. elections, all overseas U.S. citizens need to have completed a Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) in 2020 . Whether you are a first-time voter or have already received ballots and voted absentee in past elections, you must complete an FPCA each year to participate in elections as an overseas absentee …

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Subject: Health Alert: The Gambia

Subject: Health Alert: The Gambia, June 26 Event:  State of Emergency Still in Effect; 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 June 10, President Barrow announced a 21-day extension of the National State of Emergency, effective until July …

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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: 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: 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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