The Federal Government changed the policy to receive yellow fever credentials in Nigeria every few years.
A New yellow card has now been made available by the Federal Government of Nigeria for those who are planning to travel.
The New Yellow card is processed Electronically this is done to ward off unscrupulous elements who are always in the act of selling fake versions to travelers at the International Airport in Nigeria for cheap.
What is Yellow Card?
You require yellow (fever) cards or certificates to show evidence that you got the disease vaccination The vaccines are used to avoid an epidemic and to protect travellers who may be vulnerable to infection in locations that the disease is rampant.
Yellow Card Price in Nigeria
The new e-Yellow card cost around N2000 and the payment is made online on a secured dedicated Yellow card Portal.
How to Get New Yellow Card in Nigeria
- The process of getting the new Yellow Card is very super, all you need to do is to proceed to the Yellow Card Nigeria website at www.yellowcardnigeria.com, you can open that up on your mobile or PC.
- Secondly, click on the Register Button
- Thirdly, Supply all your personal information as requested correctly, once done, cclick on the submit button
- The next thing is to make the payment, click on Payment, and you will need to generate Remita Retrieval Receipt (RRR) code, then you can make payment for your N2000 online with your debit/credit card, if you can’t pay online you can as well deposit to the bank.
- Finally, Take the receipt of payment alongside your International Passport’s Biodata page to Port Health Services closest to you to get a vaccine administered and your Yellow card will be handed to you.
For those asking if they have to take the vaccine again if they have taken before, the answer, is you don’t have, you will just need to pay for the card to get a new card, but a vaccine will not be administered the second time since you’ve already been vaccinated.
African & American Countries with Risk of Yellow Fever Transmission
AFRICA – Chad, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria, Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Sudan, Togo, Uganda, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger,
AMERICAS – Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Panama, Paraguay,