File photograph: A safety decent and clinical personnel transfer around at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Worldwide Airport in Abuja. Picture: Sodiq Adelakun / Channels TVThe Federal Authorities’s revised COVID-19 mosey protocol for travellers arriving in Nigeria is scheduled to care for lift out from Monday.
Here is per the Chairman of the Presidential Guidance Committee on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha.
The current protocol stipulates that in-sure passengers to Nigeria who’re fully vaccinated against COVID-19 are now not required to care for out COVID-19 PCR take a look at before boarding Nigeria-sure flights.
Also, fully vaccinated passengers arriving Nigeria will now not be required to care for out Put up-arrival PCR take a look at or a Fleet Antigen Test upon arriving Nigeria.
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“Children below the age of 18 years will be accorded the same privileges as persons who’re fully vaccinated,” the current protocol sing talked about.
Then again, in-sure passengers who’re unvaccinated or partly vaccinated for COVID-19 will silent be required to care for a COVID-19 PCR take a look at 48 hours before departure and receive Days 2 and 7 post-arrival PCR assessments at their very receive payment.
Within the period in-between, all-inbound passengers, no subject vaccination characteristic, are anticipated to register via the accumulate Nigeria Worldwide Shuttle Portal (NITP– https://nitp.ncdc.gov.ng).
All passengers travelling out of Nigeria are “encouraged to beget evidence of beefy vaccination against COVID-19; follow the COVID-19 guidelines of their destination or transit countries; and to familiarize themselves with the COVID-19 mosey requirements of their destination and transit countries before embarking on the mosey.”