The US Embassy has said there is “an elevated risk of terror attacks” specificially in Abuja, the capital of Nigeria.
This was contained in a security alert published it on their website on Sunday.
It is posted below:
Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Abuja (October 23, 2022)
Location: Abuja Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Nigeria
Event: There is an elevated risk of terror attacks in Nigeria, specifically in Abuja. Targets may include, but are not limited to, government buildings, places of worship, schools, markets, shopping malls, hotels, bars, restaurants, athletic gatherings, transport terminals, law enforcement facilities, and international organizations. The U.S. Embassy will offer reduced services until further notice.
Actions to Take:
Avoid all non-essential travel or movement.
Review your personal security plans and keep your cell phone charged in case of emergency.
Carry proper identification.