Nigeria travel ban and restrictions

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Nigeria 🇳🇬

The travel advice is Do not travel to Nigeria. COVID travel advice is country is Partially Open for travel. Get travel ban, restrictions alerts and advice before travelling to Nigeria. Nigeria is part of Africa with main city at Abuja. Its Developing country with a population of 187M people. The main currency is Naira. The languages spoken are English.
👍 Developing   👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 187M people

🚨 Travel Advice for Nigeria

Partially Open

for travel
Last updated: November 23, 2020

1. Flights to Lagos (LOS) and Abuja (ABV) restarted.

2. Passengers must have a printed medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test. The test must have been taken at most 5 days before departure of the last direct flight to Nigeria. The certificate must be in English.

- This does not apply to passengers younger than 10 years.

3. Passengers are subject to medical screening and self-isolation for 7 days.

🛡️ Travel safety for Nigeria

Do not travel

There's a nationwide curfew from 10pm to 4am. It's mandatory to wear a facemask in public spaces. There are movement restrictions within and across state borders. Mass gatherings are prohibited. Some domestic flights have now resumed in Nigeria. All airports are closed to international flights, except essential and emergency flights. If you travel to Nigeria, you must have tested negative to COVID-19 in the previous fortnight as a condition of boarding. You'll need to self-isolate in Lagos or Abuja when you arrive for 14 days at your own cost. This can be at your home (see Travel). All land borders are closed. If you overstay your visa because of COVID-19 travel restrictions, you won't be penalised when you leave. We advise: Do not travel to Nigeria.

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Last updated: November 23, 2020

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