Location: The Malawi Professional Driver’s Union has announced nationwide demonstrations scheduled for Monday, October 16 in the cities of Mzuzu, Lilongwe, Zomba, and Blantyre. Planned demonstration points in Lilongwe are as follows:
- M1 Road at Kanengo
- M12 Road near Gateway Mall
- M1 Road at Petroda Gas Station
Event: Information about the demonstrations is still developing. Start times have not yet been confirmed. Demonstration activity could disrupt traffic, and if extended may impact fuel availability.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid the areas of the demonstration.
- Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Keep a low profile.
- Review your personal security plans.
- U.S. Embassy Lilongwe, Malawi
+(265) 1 773 166
+(265) 999 591 024
- State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444