Officers of the Ghana Immigration Support (GIS) have arrested 4 Burkinabés at Balibe Inland Put up in the Lawra District of the Upper West Region.
They were being nabbed when they tried using unapproved routes within the Hamile Sector Command, to enter into the region.
The ECOWAS nationals ranging ages 22 to 39, were being on board a Hyundai Grace H300 mini bus with with registration variety AS 3289-11, en route Wa and to Kumasi in the Ashanti Area, the GIS mentioned in a assertion.
“Our preliminary investigations unveiled that their migration was for financial applications,” Immigration officers reported.
In spite of, ECOWAS protocols enabling free movement of products and people throughout member states, Ghana shut all its borders on March 21 in a bid to prevent importation of the Covid-19 pandemic.
GIS indicated that preliminary well being checks have been carried out to empower the Hamile Immigration Regulate to get ready them for repatriation to their property region, Burkina Faso.