Sumary of Zimbabwe: Mpilo Workers Nabbed Over Fake Covid-19 Certificates:
- Three Mpilo Hospital laboratory technicians were last weekend arrested by police on allegations of issuing fake Covid-19 vaccination certificates to local reporters who wanted to cover a football match at Barbourfields Stadium in Bulawayo..
- They allegedly issued the fake certificates to reporters who wanted to cover a football match between Chicken Inn Football Club and Bulawayo Chiefs FC..
- National police spokesperson Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi confirmed the incident and warned people against issuing and using fake Covid-19 certificates..
- Various people, especially those working in both private and public medical institutions, have been arrested in connection with the issuance of fake Covid-19 vaccination certificates and exemption letters..
- While Government is working flat out to curb the spread of the deadly pandemic, some unscrupulous people are derailing the efforts by illegally issuing Covid-19 certificates to people who are not tested and vaccination cards to those who are not yet vaccinated…