Message for U.S. Citizens: Phone and Internet Outages March 21 and March 22, 2020 in Guinea

 Internet Outages March 21 and  March 22, 2020 throughout Guinea 

The U.S. Embassy in Conakry has been informed that extensive upgrades to Guinea’s internet network infrastructure are scheduled to occur this weekend and will disrupt all internet service.  All internet service providers will shut down internet services on Saturday, March 21 at 1:00 a.m. until at least 10:00 a.m. on March 21, and on Sunday, March 22 at 01:00 a.m. until at least 10:00 a.m. on March 22.  This outage will likely also affect mobile phone service.  

Assistance:

U.S. Embassy Conakry, Guinea

Phone number:  +224-655-10-40-00

Email address:  ConakryACS@state.gov

https://gn.usembassy.gov/  

State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444