Nigerians planning to visit the United Kingdom will have to prepare themselves for a fourteen-day quarantine upon arriving in the country.
Naija News reports that the UK has released an updated list of countries exempt from travel quarantine with those not on the list must self-isolate for 14 days.
Persons who fail to provide contact details or fail to self-isolate may be fined or refused permission to enter the UK, if not a British citizen.
Also, travellers from exempt country but have been in a one not exempt within the past 14 days, need to self-isolate. Likewise, a passenger who transit through a country not exempt.
The updated list published on Thursday by The Telegraph are Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, The Azores, Barbados, Bermuda, Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba, British Antarctic Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Cayman Islands, the Channel Islands, Cuba, Cyprus, Dominica, Estonia, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Fiji, Finland.
Germany, Gibraltar, Greece (except; Crete, Lesbos, Mykonos, Santorini, Serifos, Tinos, Zakynthos), Greenland, Grenada, Hong Kong, Ireland, the Isle of Man, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Macau, Madeira, Malaysia, Mauritius, Montserrat, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Norway, Pitcairn, Henderson, Ducie and Oeno Islands.
Poland, San Marino, Seychelles, Singapore, South Korea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands; St Barthélemy; St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha; St Kitts and Nevis; St Lucia, St Pierre and Miquelon; St Vincent and the Grenadines, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand Turkey, Vatican City and Vietnam.
Source: Naija News