Sierra Leone – Egypt – Coronavirus: Quarantine procedures applicable in entries to the Arab Republic of Egypt

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone, March 25, 2020/ — The Ministry of Foreign
Affairs of the Arab Republic of Egypt through the Ministry of
Information and Communications of the Republic of Sierra Leone wishes
to inform the General Public that as a result of COVID-19, the
quarantine procedures applicable in entries to the Arab Republic of
Egypt are as follow:

Precautionary measures are now subject in entries to the Arab Republic
of Egypt stipulated by the Ministry of Health and Population.
The Ministry of Health and Population through the Quarantine Services
Provider will conduct mandatory examination on ALL visitors and
implement other strict precautionary and preventive measures.
All visitors are required before entry to provide a declarative
statement requiring them to present information on their movement
within the last fourteen days including ports and border crossings,
any health symptom and contact with infected persons and appending
signature that where symptoms are detected, they will be subject to
quarantine procedures including medical isolation in facilities meant
for quarantine.
All those delegates residing in Egypt from countries where the
Coronavirus has surfaced, even if no symptoms are detected during
medical examination should abide to followed procedures by reporting
their body temperatures in specific times to enable follow-up on their
situation and adhering to instructions of the competence authorities
for quarantine.
The strict preventive measures shall be amended as required by
thecompetent High Committee in light with the development of the
situation.

Distributed by APO Group on behalf of Ministry of Information and
Communication, Sierra Leone.

Source: Ministry of Information and Communication, Sierra Leone