Leisure travellers from high-risk countries would not be permitted, she said.
“The exception will be business travellers with scarce and critical skills, including diplomats, repatriated persons, investors and people participating in professional sporting, and events will undergo the same health protocol screenings.”
Airlines from high-risk countries will not be banned from entering the country, but their crew will be required to isolate at designated accommodation at the cost of their employer.
Travellers from all African countries will be allowed into the country but must possess the relevant travel documents. They will also be screened for Covid-19 symptoms, said Pandor.