Accra- The Australian High Commission has confirmed that the Australia Border Force (ABF) cancelled the visas of some travellers illegally travelling into Australia.
A statement issued by the Australian High Commission in Ghana and copied to the Ghana News Agency on Thursday said the visas were cancelled for travellers from various countries including Ghana, who attempted travelling to Australia posing illegitimately as journalists, athletes or officials.
The statement said anyone wishing to enter Australia, including athletes, team officials and the media, must hold a valid visa and accreditation and must be deemed to be a legitimate visitor.
The statement the ABF is working hard to ensure smooth entry for legitimate Commonwealth Games visitors and for a safe and secure Games.
It said the Australian High Commission will continue to liaise with relevant authorities from the Government of Ghana on that matter.
Source: Ghana News Agency