Two people arrested for running fake COVID-19 testing centre in Busia


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.

The two suspects are in lawful custody as hunt for Mark Ouma- believed to be the mastermind behind the syndicate continues.