Home / HEALTH / COVID-19: Netherlands Introduces New Restrictions For Ghanaian Travelers

COVID-19: Netherlands Introduces New Restrictions For Ghanaian Travelers

Spread the love

The Embassy of Netherlands has introduced some new travel restrictions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and its new variants.





The restrictions include flight bans for countries where there is “a very high prevalence of COVID-19 or a risk of new variants” according to a statement from the Embassy.

Although a flight ban has not been imposed on Ghana, travelers from the country to the Netherlands will have to undergo an additional antigen rapid test before departure.

See also  Ghana Health Service Issues Ebola Alert




“This requirement is in addition to the already obligatory PCR-test, taken 72 hours or less before departure. Exempted from the rapid test requirement are diplomatic passport holders, Heads of State and Cabinet Ministers and minors below the age of 13 years old,” the statement added.

The Embassy also said the number of exempted categories of eligible travelers to the Netherlands will be further reduced.





“It will no longer be possible for essential business travelers, students and cultural professionals/artists to apply for travel documents.”

These new travel restrictions will take effect at midnight on 23 January 2021.

Source: Citinewsroom.com

Disclaimer: MyGhanaMedia is not responsible for this report and its content.There are four types of content published on MyGhanaMedia daily: curated content; syndicated content; user-generated content; and original content.

Send your news stories to myghan[email protected] and Chat with us via WhatsApp on +233 200818719


About Adwenpa-Hene

I'm Adwenpa-Hene |Blogger & Broadcaster Journalist. I am the CEO and manager of this noble website. I publish on Entertainment, Sports, Politics, Lifestyle, and Technology. You can also follow Us on : YouTube Channel - My Ghana Media TV, Facebook - MyghanaMedia TV , Twitter - @MyGhanamedia2 & Instagram - My Ghana Media TV. Email Address: [email protected] Contact Us: 0200818719

Check Also

Visionary Akufo-Addo Prepares Ghana, Africa For The Next Pandemic

Spread the love The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has commissioned an …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *