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FCO Travel advice for Nigeria


The UK FCO advises that local elections will take place on Saturday, November 16, in the Bayelsa and Kogi states.

Travel into and movement within the states will be restricted on election day.

The FCO advises against all travel to:
• Borno State
• Yobe State
• Adamawa State
• Gombe State
• riverine areas of Delta, Bayelsa, Rivers, Akwa Ibom and Cross River States
• within 20km of the border with Niger in Zamfara State

The FCO also advises against all but essential travel to:
• Bauchi State
• Zamfara State
• Kano State
• Kaduna State
• Jigawa State
• Katsina State
• Kogi State
• within 20km of the border with Niger in Sokoto and Kebbi States
• non-riverine areas of Delta, Bayelsa and Rivers State
• Abia State
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