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ACCRA, Ghana — Authorities say two Canadian ladies who had been kidnapped earlier this month in Ghana have been rescued.
Ghana’s data ministry says the rescue operation was accomplished early Wednesday within the south-central Ashanti area. No different particulars are instantly accessible.
The ministry has sought to guarantee travellers that the West African nation stays secure regardless of a latest uptick in kidnappings for ransom. The nation has been thought-about one of many most secure within the area for overseas travellers.
This was the second time in lower than a month that foreigners had been focused within the metropolis of Kumasi. An Indian nationwide earlier was kidnapped and rescued.
Ghana’s president has vowed to crack down on kidnappers amid fears the abductions may hurt tourism.