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Kenyans travelling to Dubai arrested over fake Covid-free certificates

Posted 2 December 2020 · Add Comment

Customs offers at Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport arrested 21 Kenyans on November 26 travelling to the UAE accusing them of attempting to use fake Covid-free certificates.

 

The accused were stopped while trying board a flight to Dubai International Airport when they were stopped by customs and security officers with assistance from port health officials from the Ministry of Health.

 

The arrested reportedly issued fraudulent polymerase chain reaction COVID-19 test certificates to enable travel to Dubai, as well as fake yellow fever inoculation certificates.

 

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