By Goodluck Musinguzi
Continued joking with COVID-19 pandemic among Ugandans has exposed 23 passengers at Entebbe International Airport after being found with fake COVID-19 certificates.
Patrick Onyango, Spokesman for Kampala Metropolitan Police has confirmed the arrest of the travelers pending their transfer from Entebbe Aviation Police to Kampala City for further management.
Ministry of Health has put up parameters that fight forgeries because the pandemic is very serious with over a million people dead World Over.
Polymerase Chain Reaction(PCR) test certificates were forged after staff of Ministry of Health found a discrepancy. President Yoweri Museveni recently thanked the same Staff for detecting the first case of COVID19 after testing thousands of people.
Authorities from Civil Aviation Authority have confirmed forged results that have shocked leaders who have vowed to arrest anyone involved.
President Museveni opened Entebbe International Airport but on condition that passengers take a test 72 hours before flying out so that it helps them be allowed to countries of destination.
Most peeople on social media questioned the motive of passengers who managed to pay for expensive air tickets only to invest in face COVID19 results yet the disease is serious.