The federal authorities has launched a revised journey protocol into Nigeria, which will likely be efficient from Monday, twenty fifth October, 2021.
Chairman of the Presidential Steering Committee and Secretary to Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha in a press release issued on Friday October 15, mentioned travellers arriving Nigeria should current a unfavourable COVID-19 PCR take a look at outcome performed no more than 72 hours earlier than boarding.
Unvaccinated and partially vaccinated in-bound passengers will likely be required to watch a compulsory 7-day self-isolation, along with a COVID-19 PCR take a look at on days 2 and seven after arrival.
Fully vaccinated in-bound passengers is not going to be required to watch the necessary 7-days self-isolation however will likely be required to do a COVID-19 PCR take a look at on day 2 of arrival.
Also, individuals arriving on “business” journey or on official responsibility staying lower than 7 days in Nigeria should be totally vaccinated, produce a unfavourable COVID-19 PCR outcome 72 hours earlier than boarding, and conduct a PCR take a look at on day 2 of their arrival.
Mustapha added that the evaluate of the protocol relies on science, nationwide expertise, and international developments.