Foreign Ministry cautions public against non-essential travel to Abuja


The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration has cautioned the public against non-essential travel to Abuja due to the unpredictable security situation in that city.

In a statement, the Ministry raised concern about the higher danger of terrorism, criminality, inter-communal conflict, armed attacks, and kidnappings.

“The Ministry wishes to inform the travelling public about security developments in Abuja, Nigeria and the subsequent directive by local authorities to hotels operating in residential buildings to shut down”. the statement added

It said it will continue to monitor the situation and provide updates when the situation improves.

Full Statement below;