The nine inmates of a Nigerian prison who broke jail recently have been arrested in Ghana at Ada Foah.
According to the Ada District Police Command which confirmed the arrested, they received information that some Nigerians believed to be fugitive jailbreakers were ferried across River Volta into Ada Foah and were preparing to go to Accra.
The suspects have been identified as Emmanuel Obinnah Chiedozie 27, Steve Eyenuku 33, Enebeli Lucky 29, Yommi Usmah 29, Keli Ekureni 33, Freedom Yusuf 25, Obi Onuora 38, Patrick Chanar 47 and Bless Eyenuku 25.
Items found on them include cash, personal belongings, passports and ID cards and local currency.
The suspects are in custody assisting investigation and will be handed to officials of the Ghana immigration service.