The Lagos State Government said it will clamp down those behind the sales of COVID-19 certificates.
The Commisisoner for Health in Lagos State, Professor Akin Abayomi stated this during the weekly briefing.
He explained that the government is aware of the sale of fake certificates going on in Lagos state.
“This is a very dangerous act to carry out in the health management of the people. The state government is set to clamp down on those behind the sales of fake COVID19 tests certificates.
It has come to our notice that some of the residents are patronizing individuals selling COVID-19 results”.
Professor Abayomi noted that the state government is ready to prosecute both the buyers and sellers of fake certificates.
“We want all Lagosians to take necessary precautions to prevent the spread of the virus” he added.