Security Alert – U. S. Embassy, Libreville, Gabon

Location:  Libreville, Gabon

Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Libreville has received reports of robberies involving weapons over the past month in the Battery IV neighborhood and on the Bord de Mer.

Actions to Take:

  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Do not display signs of wealth, such as wearing expensive jewelry or watches.
  • Be vigilant when visiting banks or ATMs.
  • Use caution when walking or driving at night.
  • Do not physically resist any robbery attempt.
  • Review your personal security plans.


U.S. Embassy, Libreville, Gabon
+241 01 45 71 00

State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

Gabon Country Information:

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