The Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19 has released a travel advisory for all return travelers to Nigeria, effective from the 5th December 2021, as detailed below;


  1. COVID-19 PCR test to be done within 48 hours of departure for all travelers
  2. Post-arrival Day-2 COVID-19 PCR test for all travelers
  3. Self-isolation for 7 days for partially vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers and a Day-7 post-arrival negative COVID-19 PCR test is required for exit from isolation


Prior to boarding, passengers are requested to upload their COVID-19 PCR NEGATIVE results on to the national payment portal and have an electronic or hard copy for presentation at the airport

All intending passengers are required to register via – and pay for a repeat (second) PCR test to be done upon arrival in Nigeria

Passengers must fill in an online Health Declaration/Self-Reporting Form located on the Nigeria International Travel Portal which must be submitted online or printed for presentation on arrival. Information provided must be verifiable

At the time of boarding, all travelers will undergo temperature screening and questioned for COVID-19 symptoms. Passengers with COVID-19 related signs and symptoms will not be allowed to board the flight.