Detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations on Thursday arrested two people believed to be behind fake COVID-19 certificates.
Edward Okuku and Yahya Ismael Sian aged 33 and 32 years old respectively were arrested in Busia.
Police also recovered a computer and a scanner which detectives believe was used in running a fake COVID-19 testing centre.
Additional items that include a computer and a scanner believed to have been used in running the fake Covid-19 testing center were also recovered and have been retained as exhibits.
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The two suspects are in lawful custody as hunt for Mark Ouma- believed to be the mastermind behind the syndicate continues.