Ghana News

COVID-19: KIA to welcome int’l arrivals today

Share the Story
Arrivals at KIA

The Kotoka International Airport (KIA) is expected to receive its first set of arrivals into the country as it begins operations today, Tuesday, 1 September 2020.

The airport was closed to human traffic for some six months to prevent the importation of the coronavirus pandemic.

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, in his 16th address to the nation, announced the reopening of the airport for international travels.

The President said: “I’m glad to announce that the Kotoka International Airport will reopen and resume operations from Tuesday, 1 September 2020.”

The airport has been disinfected to welcome its first set of visitors today.

Meanwhile, each passenger arriving in the country is expected to pay $150 for a 30-minute PCR test as part of measures to prevent the importation of the virus.

Source: Class Fm

Related posts

Rise in LPG supply expected as striking gas tanker drivers resume work

Ghana Waves

Western Togoland wanted to destroy sensitive installation but we stopped the worse from happening – Volta Regional Minister

Ghana Waves

Akua Donkor has ‘home sense’ that’s why I accepted to be her running mate- Broadcaster, Adakabre Frimpong Manso

Ghana Waves