The six-year-old Amy-Lee de Jager has been found.
She was kidnapped outside her school in Vanderbijlpark yesterday and her kidnappers were demanding R2million ransom for her release.
Police spokesman Brigadier Vishnu Naidoo said: "Amy was found this morning and she is undergoing a medical examination at a local hospital. The investigation into her disappearance and sudden reappearance is still on-going. It is our appeal that this investigation be allowed to take its course."
Zandelee Brouwer, Amy-Lee's aunt, shared: "Thank-you, thank-you, thank-you. Amy-Lee is safe. Please respect her mother and father's privacy at this stage. Everyone has been through a long, rough day/night."