At the Félix Houphouët-Boigny international airport in Abidjan (Côte d’Ivoire), Senegalese and Tunisian travelers who disembark are subjected to the screening test for the coronavirus, said Friday, August 6, a joint statement from the Ivorian ministries of Transport and Health. A decision taken following the resurgence of Covid-19 cases related to the Delta virus in certain African countries, in particular Senegal and Tunisia.
According to the document, the tests are free. The press release also mentions that travelers who test negative will normally continue with police formalities.
Travelers tested positive
Travelers who test positive will be treated in accordance with the procedures for the management of Covid-19 patients in Côte d’Ivoire.