UNITED STATES – US Government has made it compulsory for all travellers to tender their negative COVID-19 test result.
The Consulate General in Lagos made the announcement in a statement on Wednesday.
The order will become effective on January 26, 2021.
The consulate noted that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued an order on Tuesday.
CDC said all air passengers arriving from a foreign country including U.S. citizens and non-U.S. citizens would be required to provide “proof of a negative COVID-19 test or documentation of having recovered from COVID-19”.
America is the country with the most coronavirus cases and deaths.
More than 23.3million cases and nearly 399,000 deaths have been recorded.