Angola bars entrance of citizens coming from COVID19-hit countries

Luanda – The Ministry of Health has released a note announcing that for preventive reasons as from March 03 it is forbidden the entrance in Angola of citizens coming into the country directly from China South Korea Iran Italy Nigeria Egypt and Algeria.

The document clarifies that all the air transport companies must communicate their clients about this measure.

The note also explains that the airliners that violate this measure will be made responsible for the immediate repatriation of any citizens they can have on board and which fall under the said category.

On the other hand the National Public Health Directorate must make daily updates of the list of countries included in this preventive measure category having into account the increase of cases of COVID19 (initially called Coronavirus) worldwide.

Source: Angola Press News Agency