United States reduces travel limitations on Ghana
The United States public health company, the Centre for Disease Control (CDC in its upgraded requirements on Monday advised all visitors from the United States to Ghana to make sure that they are completely immunized.
“Travelers should follow recommendations or requirements in Ghana, including wearing a mask and staying 6 feet apart from others,” the upgrade checks out.
Ghana since May 8, 2021, had 1,519 active cases of COVID-19 and its nationwide vaccination program had actually immunized 852,047 individuals.
It will be remembered that Ghana was de-escalated to Level 2 from Level 3 in May which suggested “a reduction in COVID-19 concerns from high to moderate”.
The CDC stated it had actually upgraded its requirements to “better differentiate countries with severe outbreak situations from countries with sustained, but controlled, Covid-19 spread.”
Its brand-new requirements for a Level 4 “avoid all travel” suggestion has actually altered from 100 cases per 100,000 to 500 cases per 100,000.
Other nations noted at Level 1 are; Rwanda, Benin, Nigeria, Togo, Israel, Chad, Morocco, Zimbabwe and Morocco.
The upgrade likewise saw an extra 49 nations and areas (consisting of Ghana decreased to “Level 2” or “Level 1”.
Countries such as France, Spain and Italy are now Level 3, which indicates just completely immunized travelers might go to these locations.