Ghana’s incumbent president in the person of Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has announced the reopening of Ghana’s air borders.
According to him, the reopening will take effect on Tuesday, September 1, 2020. He made this known during his 16th national address on the measure taken by the government to curb the spread of the COVID-19 outbreak in the country.
“I am glad to announce that the Kotoka International Airport will resume operations on Tuesday, September 1, 2020. This has been communicated to all international airlines,” he said.
President Akufo-Addo disclosed that every passenger who arrives in the country must possess proof of a negative PCR test and ill to undergo a COVID-19 test at the airport at the returnee’s own cost.
Regardless, the country’s land and sea borders remain closed.