Message for U.S. Citizens: Charter Flight from Dar es Salaam to London – May 20: U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam

Please note, you can  subscribe or unsubscribe  from these alerts. The U.S. Embassy has confirmed availability of seats on a UK charter flight leaving Tanzania on May 20.  You may register for this flight using the online portal which has all the necessary information about the flight and can be accessed using this link:  https://etm.eventsair.com/fcotanzania/tanzaniacharter929/Site/Register .  The portal will …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam

Please note, you can subscribe or unsubscribe from these alerts. The Tanzanian government has not released any data on COVID in Tanzania since April 29, so there are no current data on the number of people diagnosed with COVID-19 in Tanzania. The Department of State has issued a Global Level 4 Health Advisory for COVID-19. For emergency American …

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Alert: Charter Flight from Dar es Salaam – May 14

Please note, you can subscribe or unsubscribe from these alerts. International commercial flight options no longer exist in Tanzania. The Government of Tanzania suspended all international scheduled and chartered passenger planes to Tanzania effective April 11. The U.S. Embassy has confirmed availability of seats on a charter flight leaving Tanzania on May 14. All booking requests must be …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam

Event: The Tanzanian government has announced 480 confirmed cases of COVID-19. There have been sixteen (16) confirmed deaths. Please note, you can subscribe or unsubscribe from these alerts. International commercial flight options no longer exist in Tanzania. The Government of Tanzania suspended all international scheduled and chartered passenger planes to Tanzania effective April 11. U.S. citizens who remain in …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam

Event: The Tanzanian government has announced 284 confirmed cases of COVID-19. There have been ten (10) confirmed deaths. Please note, you can subscribe or unsubscribe from these alerts. International commercial flight options no longer exist in Tanzania. The Government of Tanzania suspended all international scheduled and chartered passenger planes to Tanzania effective April 11. U.S. citizens who remain …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam

Event:  The Tanzanian government has announced eighty-eight (88) confirmed cases of COVID-19.  There have been four (4) confirmed deaths. Please note, you can  subscribe or unsubscribe  from these alerts. International commercial flight options no longer exist in Tanzania. The Government of Tanzania suspended all international scheduled and chartered passenger planes to Tanzania effective April 11. U.S. citizens who remain in Tanzania should be prepared to remain …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam

Event:  The Tanzanian government has announced forty-nine (49) confirmed cases of COVID-19.  There have been three (3) confirmed deaths. Please note, you can  subscribe or unsubscribe  from these alerts. International commercial flight options no longer exist in Tanzania. The Government of Tanzania suspended all international scheduled and chartered passenger planes to Tanzania effective April 11. U.S. citizens who remain in Tanzania should be prepared to remain abroad for …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam (April 12, 2020)

Event:  The Tanzanian government has announced thirty-two (32) confirmed cases of COVID-19.  There have been three (3) confirmed deaths. Please note, you can  subscribe or unsubscribe  from these alerts. International commercial flight options no longer exist in Tanzania.  The Government of Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority suspended all international passenger, chartered, and private aircraft inbound flights to Tanzania on April 11. U.S. citizens who remain int Tanzania should be prepared to remain abroad for …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam

Event:  The Tanzanian government has announced thirty-two (32) confirmed cases of COVID-19.  There have been three (3) confirmed deaths. Please note, you can  subscribe or unsubscribe  from these alerts. International commercial flight options currently exist in Tanzania.  U.S. citizens who wish to return to the United States should make commercial arrangements as soon as possible unless they are prepared to remain abroad …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam

Event:  The Tanzanian government has announced twenty–five (25) confirmed cases of COVID-19.  There has been one (1) confirmed death. Please note, you can  subscribe or unsubscribe  from these alerts. International commercial flight options currently exist in Tanzania.  U.S. citizens who wish to return to the United States should make commercial arrangements as soon as possible unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period.  The …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam

**We are repeating this message to ensure all American citizens are aware of the situation** Event:  The Tanzanian government has announced twenty–four (24) confirmed cases of COVID-19.  There has been one (1) confirmed death. Please note, you can  subscribe or unsubscribe  from these alerts. International commercial flight options currently exist in Tanzania.  U.S. citizens who wish to return to the United States should make commercial arrangements as …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam

**We are repeating this message to ensure that all American Citizens are aware of the situation.** Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam (April 7, 2020) Location:  Tanzania (countrywide) Event:  The Tanzanian government has announced twenty-four (24) confirmed cases of COVID-19.  There has been one (1) confirmed death. Please note, you can subscribe or unsubscribe from these alerts. …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam (April 6, 2020) Location:  Tanzania (countrywide) Event:  The Tanzanian government has announced twenty-four (24) confirmed cases of COVID-19.  There has been one (1) confirmed death. Please note, you can subscribe or unsubscribe from these alerts. International commercial flight options currently exist in Tanzania.  U.S. citizens who wish to return to the …

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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam

**We are repeating this message to ensure all American citizens are aware of the situation** Event:  The Tanzanian government has announced twenty (20) confirmed cases of COVID-19.  There has been one (1) confirmed death. Please note, you can  subscribe or unsubscribe  from these alerts. International commercial flight options currently exist in Tanzania.  U.S. citizens who wish to return to the United States should make commercial arrangements as …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Location:  Tanzania (countrywide) Event: The Tanzanian Government has announced twenty (20) confirmed cases of COVID-19. There has been one (1) confirmed death. Please note, you can subscribe or unsubscribe from these alerts. International commercial flight options currently exist in Tanzania. U.S. citizens who wish to return to the United States should make commercial arrangements as soon as possible …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Location:  Tanzania (countrywide) Event: The Tanzanian Government has announced twenty (20) confirmed cases of COVID-19. There has been one (1) confirmed death. The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19. In countries where commercial departure options remain available, U.S. citizens who live in the …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Location:  Tanzania (countrywide) Event:  Tanzania has had twenty (20) confirmed cases of COVID-19. There has been one (1) confirmed death. As of March 29, Ethiopian Airlines remains the only commercial carrier flying international routes in and out of Tanzania.  As of today, Ethiopian Airlines will drop to three flights per week from Dar es Salaam:  …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Location:  Tanzania (countrywide) Event:  Tanzania has had nineteen (19) confirmed cases of COVID-19. There has been one (1) confirmed death. As of March 29, Ethiopian Airlines remains the only commercial carrier flying international routes in and out of Tanzania.  As of today, Ethiopian Airlines will drop to three flights per week from Dar es Salaam:  …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Location:  Tanzania (countrywide) Event:  The Tanzanian Ministry of Public Health has confirmed nineteen cases of COVID-19 in Tanzania. **We are repeating this message to ensure all American citizens are aware of the situation** The Department of State has issued a Global Level 4 Health Advisory for COVID-19.  We recognize this has been a challenging period for many of our fellow Americans, …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Location:  Tanzania (countrywide) Event:  The Tanzanian Ministry of Public Health has confirmed thirteen cases of COVID-19 in Tanzania. The Department of State has issued a Global Level 4 Health Advisory for COVID-19.  We recognize this has been a challenging period for many of our fellow Americans, particularly those of you seeking to depart Tanzania. On March 14, the Department of State …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (March 19, 2020)

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (March 19, 2020) Location:  Tanzania Event:  The Tanzanian Ministry of Health has announced several confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Tanzania. Travelers into and out of Tanzania should be prepared for unexpected travel restrictions and health screenings.  There are flight cancellations and increasingly limited flight availability.  If your travel has …

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Global Level 4 Health Advisory – Do Not Travel

The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to reconsider travel abroad due to the global impact of COVID-19. Many areas throughout the world are now experiencing COVID-19 outbreaks and taking action that may limit traveler mobility, including quarantines and border restrictions. Even countries, jurisdictions, or areas where cases have not been reported may restrict travel …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Location:  Tanzania Event:  On March 16, 2020, the Tanzanian Ministry of Health announced a confirmed case of COVID-19.  The ongoing global outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) as identified in Wuhan, China, poses a very high public health threat. The Government of Tanzania has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  Travelers should …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam

Location: Tanzania Event: Heightened Middle East Tensions There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad. The Embassy will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed. Actions to Take: Keep a low profile. Be aware of your surroundings. Stay alert …

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Health Alert (September 13, 2019)

The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued a statement regarding rumors surrounding the death of a person due to an unknown illness in Dar es Salaam.  WHO has also announced plans to deploy to Tanzania a technical team which will urgently investigate the case. The United States has long been committed to supporting Tanzanian health …

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Prohibition of Plastic Bags Effective June 1, 2019

The Government of Tanzania’s has placed a prohibition on plastic bags effective June 1, 2019. All plastic carrier bags, regardless of their thickness, will be prohibited from being imported, exported, manufactured, sold, stored, supplied, and used in Mainland Tanzania.  The only exceptions to the plastic bag ban will be for plastic or plastic packaging for …

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Weather Alert – United States Embassy Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Location: Lindi and Mtwara regions Event: Cyclone Kenneth is developing off the northern coast of Madagascar.  The storm is expected to make landfall in the Lindi and Mtwara regions from Thursday , April 25, 2019 through Monday, April 29, 2019.  Forecasters expect extremely high winds, dangerous storm tides, heavy rainfall, and flooding in the regions of …

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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Event:  Reports of Tanzanian Government Officials Calling for the Arrest of LGBTI People and Monitoring Activity via Social Media Location:  Dar es Salaam Actions to Take:    Employ sound security practices including monitoring local and international news. Review internet footprint and social media profiles.  Remove or protect images and language that may run afoul of …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam: August 24, 2018

Location:  Julius Nyerere International Airport, Kilimanjaro International Airport, and border crossings Situation:  An outbreak of the Ebola Virus has been reported in the remote northeastern provinces of North Kivu and Ituri in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Tanzania does NOT share a border with the area of DRC affected by the outbreak. However, as …

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Event:  In light of information pointing to the likelihood of imminent attacks on government and commercial centers in the district headquarters of Palma, Cabo Delgado Province in Mozambique, the Embassy there advised American citizens in the district headquarters of Palma to consider departing the area.  The risks are close to the Tanzanian border in the …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam: May 30, 2018

Locations:  Julius Nyerere International Airport, Kilimanjaro International Airport, and border crossings   Situation:   Following a reported outbreak of the Ebola Virus in a remote northwestern province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Tanzania’s Ministry of Health recently issued a statement to remind Tanzanians that local authorities conduct routine screenings of all travelers arriving …

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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy, Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

(Release Date: April 24, 2018) Location: Tanzania, country-wide Event: Protests are possible across Tanzania on Thursday, April 26th (Union Day).  Tanzanian officials have stated that any protestors will face serious consequences. During past demonstrations, Tanzanian police have employed tear gas and live ammunition. The U.S. government has restricted the movement of Peace Corps volunteers throughout …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Regarding Caution After The Jerusalem Announcement

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Regarding Caution After The Jerusalem Announcement December 7, 2017 The recent announcement that the United States recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and plans to relocate the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem may spark protests, some of which have the potential to become violent.  The U.S. Embassy in …

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