General News Wed, 14 Mar 2018

Today at the newsstands

FrontPage headlines all captured in the 'papers'


Stories making headlines on the front pages in the major newspapers include:

Daily Graphic:

- Exchanges over crude sale - BOST, COPEC trade accusations

- Parliament divided over shoot-to-kill order

- More suspected robbers arrested; one involved in Lebanese shooting

Daily Heritage:

- IFS engages economic experts to offer strategies to government

- Jailed Dr Ali Gabass to be pardoned?

- FDA's delay over Banku deaths unacceptable, says Advocacy group

Daily Statesman:


- BOST shoots down COPEC claims - Defends $2 discount per barrel

- COCOBOD on course to achieving target

- Hajj Board outlines new measures for 2018 measures

- Rainstorm causes havoc at Akotekrom

Crusading Guide:

- BOST shoots down COPEC claims as CEO sues Duncan Amoah over death threat allegations

- COCOBOD set to meet 850 metric tonnes target

- Peace returns to Kokrobite as two feuding families smoke peace pipe

The Publisher:

- Beheaded boy lured with ice cream


- Police chase BOST boss over death threats

The Independent:

- Government assures of equitable distribution of national resources

- Ghana faces economic collapse as debt balloons - IFS

The Chronicle

- Public debt swallows revenue by 41% - IFS

- We will use force to avert chaos - Nitiwul

- Ex-KMA PM lauds Akufo-Addo for new districts

- Ankobeahene Amissah Arthur is being mischievous

- BOST MD sues Duncan Amoah


- I.C Quaye defies Akufo-Addo's orders

- NLA boss breaks silence on blackmailing plot

The Finder:

- US deports 86 Ghanaians; more expected in the coming months

- MTN profits jump by 23.3%, records GhC9.3m revenue daily in 2017

- Cocoa surges to top of US commodity performers in 2018

Ghanaian Observer:

- Allegations of financial malfeasance against BOST MD: AFAG's Director of Operations accuses Duncan Amoah of blackmail

- We won't abandon previous government projects - Bawumia

The Herald:

- BOST MD moves to cover up GhC23 million loss

- $1.3 billion loan crisis hits COCOBOD


- Eco-park saboteurs uncovered - Project on as scheduled

- 'Fireman' under fire

Economy Times:

- BoG anticipates lower inflation, stronger banks

- 30% electricity tariff reduction higher than expectations but experts raise questions

- UniBank nears majority shareholding in adb but no takeover

Source: www.ghanaweb.com