Zambia, Demonstration / Riot, Level 3: Violent unrest in Mufulira – Copperbelt, Zambia

2023-11-21: Violent unrest broke out in the Kankoyo area of Mufulira on Monday (20 November) after an uninvolved civilian was killed during a security operation against smugglers. The local police station was damaged by the protesters.
Heightened security measures are to be expected, local traffic disruptions are possible. Violent incidents cannot be ruled out. Travellers should avoid demonstrations and follow instructions by authorities.