The two Canadian girls who were kidnapped in the Ashanti Regional Capital, Kumasi last week, have been rescued by national security operatives.
They were rescued on Wednesday morning. This comes after Canadian authorities collaborated with local police to find the girls.
A statement from the Ministry of Information which confirmed the news did not give details about the operation that led to the girls being found.
“Details of the operation and ongoing efforts to ensure that similar incidents are successfully resolved will be made available in a subsequent press briefing scheduled for 15:00 hours today,” the statement said.