Newspaper headlines of Friday, August 20, 2021




Business24 (@business24gh)

MTN boss urges sustained investments to drive tech growth

EPA to assess quality of water in mining areas

Cocobod adopts e-weighing scales for 2021/2022 crop season


Daily Graphic:

Cocoa production hits record high; yields 1,033,000 tonnes

Dagbon celebrates ‘Bugum’ festival

‘Kissing Priest’ pleads for forgiveness

Shut down of public universities averted – NLC, UTAG end legal tussle


Daily Guide:

Kufuor pardons Allotey over vile lies

@NAkufoAddo throws Domelevo jabs

John Boadu charges on Bagbin


The Herald:

Civil societies bemoan normalisation of corruption under @NAkufoAddo, President forced into tantrums at Jubilee House meeting

NPA boss makes case for Ghana as petroleum hub


Daily Statesman:

Koku fights Nketiah over ‘illegal’ expulsion from NDC

John Boadu denies Bagbin’s ‘snatching seat’ claims

President swears in 13 envoys


Republic Press:

@NAkufoAddo teases Domelovo as he praises new Auditor General

@JDMahama bashes EC for supporting Akua Donkor & co

Act on Auditor General’s report – President told



COCOBOD breaks 10-year production record; produces 1,033,132.19 metric tonnes for the 2020/2021 crop season

US$36m meter procurement fraud casts dark cloud over power sector

ECG indebtedness to Bui Power hits over US$386m


Ghanaian Times:

Demand for better conditions of service: Don’t disrupt academic work – President urges UTAG, stakeholders

Go back to negotiation table – Court orders UTAG, NLC

Govt rejects implementation of CRC recommendations


The Chronicle:

Where did GHS200k marine drive cash go? – Nzema chiefs deny receipt of the money for Kundum festival from Tourism Ministry

WAEC and others collapsing Ghana Post

Survivors of Tulsa race massacre call on @NAkufoAddo


Weekend Crusading Guide:

I’ll continue to listen to divergent views – @NAkufoAddo tells CSOs, despite some seeking his defeat in 2020 Elections

Annoh-Dompreh flays minority over Agenda 111 lies

Eurobond expenditure: Govt rubbishes NDC propaganda


The Informer:

Truth about Elections 2020: NDC lost – @JDMahama confesses

Fight against corruption: I’m open to dissenting views – @NAkufoAddo tells CSOs


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