Travel Advisory: ANGOLA – Level 3 – Reconsider Travel (August 11, 2020)

Reconsider travel to Angola due to COVID-19.  Read the Department of State’s  COVID-19 page  before you plan any international travel.    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a  Level 3 Travel Health Notice  for Angola due to COVID-19.   Angola has lifted stay at home orders and resumed some transportation options and business operations.  Visit the Embassy’s  COVID-19 page  for more information on COVID-19 in Angola.   Exercise increased caution in: Urban areas due to crime and kidnapping. Read the  country information page. ... Read More»

HEALTH ALERT: U.S. Embassy, Luanda (July 9, 2020)

Location: Angola (countrywide) Event: The Angolan Ministry of Health has confirmed 386 cases of COVID-19 in Angola. While the numbers of cases of COVID-19 in Angola remain relatively low, instances of local transmission are steadily increasing.  Angola continues to operate under a strict government-imposed “State of Calamity.”  Health centers and hospitals have resumed full operations, as have ... Read More»

HEALTH ALERT: U.S. Embassy, Luanda (June 17, 2020)

Subject: HEALTH ALERT: U.S. Embassy, Luanda (June 17, 2020) Location: Angola (countrywide) Event: The Angolan Ministry of Health has confirmed 148 cases of COVID-19 in Angola. Angola remains under a continued State of Calamity.  Under the rules of the State of Calamity, health centers and hospitals may resume full operations; businesses may resume full operations with 75 ... Read More»

HEALTH ALERT: U.S. Embassy, Luanda (June 1, 2020)

Subject: HEALTH ALERT: U.S. Embassy, Luanda (June 1, 2020) Location: Angola (countrywide) Event: The Angolan Ministry of Health has confirmed 70 cases of COVID-19 in Angola. On May 25, the government of Angola downgraded the State of Emergency to a State of Calamity, which is scheduled to remain in effect through June 9.  Under the rules of ... Read More»

HEALTH ALERT: U.S. Embassy, Luanda

Subject: HEALTH ALERT: U.S. Embassy, Luanda (May 19, 2020) Location: Angola (countrywide) Event: The Angolan Ministry of Health has confirmed 50 cases of COVID-19 in Angola. On May 8, the government of Angola extended the State of Emergency measures implemented to limit the spread of COVID-19 through May 25.  Schools and universities are closed until further notice, ... Read More»

HEALTH ALERT: U.S. Embassy, Luanda

Subject: HEALTH ALERT: U.S. Embassy, Luanda (April 20, 2020) Location: Angola (countrywide) Event: The Angolan Ministry of Health has confirmed 24 cases of COVID-19 in Angola. Information on repatriation flights departing Luanda: Angolan borders remain closed and there are very few flights departing.  U.S. citizens who live in Angola should arrange for immediate return to the United ... Read More»

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Luanda, Angola

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Luanda, Angola (February 14, 2020) Location:  Angola Event:  There is an ongoing outbreak of pneumonia first identified in Wuhan, China, caused by a novel (new) coronavirus. Visitors to Angola will undergo a health screening upon arrival at the airport or other ports of entry and will be subject to additional screening ... Read More»
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