Government has confirmed the rescue of the two kidnapped Canadian nationals in the Ashanti Region.
A statement issed by Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah said the rescue was done in the early hours of today, Wednesday, June 12 2019 by National Security operatives.
‘’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 read in part.
It added that ‘’Government continues to encourage the media and commentators to be circumspect in public commentary on security matters in order not to compromise other related operations’’.
Read the full statement below: