2 arrested for manufacturing fake coronavirus concoctions


Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) in collaboration with the police have arrested two persons for manufacturing concoctions purported to cure coronavirus disease (VOVID-19).

The Head of Drug Surveillance Department at the (FDA), Vigil Prah Eshun, who made the revelation on Onua TV on Monday, February 1 stated that “there has been an attempt to mislead the public on the cure for the COVID-19″

He disclosed that “two people have been arrested for bringing this concoction they claim cures COVID”.

“One was arrested in Koforidua while the other was arrested in Accra. They started selling them and some people gave us the information so we quickly moved in with the police and arrested them”, he revealed.

The case is currently with the Attorney-General’s Department for advice and prosecution.

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