Niger to reopen airspace from August 1; virus test key travel document

The Republic of Niger on Friday announced plans to reopen its air borders beginning 1 August. The country became the latest in an increasing list of countries readying to restart air travel.

The country closed its borders since March in a bid to combat the spread of the new coronavirus. Passengers arriving in Niger are expected to present a "negative" test report to Covid-19 "dating less than 72 hours".

They will also be subjected to a "rapid test" and then expected to undergo "self-isolation,…

Africanews on YouTube brings you a daily dose of news, produced and realised in Africa, by and for Africans.
Africanews is the first pan-African multilingual media outlet, unique in its concept and vision.
Subscribe on our Youtube channel and receive all the latest news from the continent.

Africanews is available in English and French.
Website :
Facebook :
Twitter :
niger, airspace, covid-19
Be the first to comment