FG Bans 100 Nigerians From Foreign Travels For Six Months - THE TIDE
JANUARY 04, 2021
The Federal Government has placed travel restrictions on 100 passengers, for non-compliance with the mandatory protocol on tests upon arrival as outlined by the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on Covid-19.
The Chairman of the PTF on Covid-19, and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha, disclosed this in a notice to the affected passengers, last Saturday.
The notice explained that the 100 defaulters would be restricted for six months, for failure to comply with the mandatory Day Seven Post-Arrival Covid-19 Polymerise Chain Reaction (PCR) test.
Mustapha emphasised that the six months restrictions, which took effect from January 1, would last till June 30, 2021.
He gave the International Passport details of those affected by the travel restrictions, which have also been displayed at the various airports.