Austria and Sweden have been added to the list of high-risk countries restricted from entering Nigeria over the coronavirus pandemic.
The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, said this at a press briefing in Abuja on Friday.
Nigeria had, on Wednesday, placed travel restrictions on entry into the county from 13 countries with high-burden of coronavirus.
The countries are China, Iran, South Korea, Germany, Italy, United States, United Kingdom, Switzerland, Norway, Netherlands, Spain, France, and Japan.
The country also announced a temporary suspension of visa-on-arrival policy. It also restricted entry into the country through only two out of the five international airports.
They are, the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos and the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja.