This article brings you a summary of some of the top newspaper headlines in Ghana for Thursday, May 19, 2016. Follow YEN.com.gh for details of the stories throughout the day.
JB KILLERS IN DOUBLE AGONY STEAL COPS GHȼ20
The Daily Guide leads with news that one of the two young men implicated in the murder of Joseph Boakye Danquah-Adu, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament (MP) for Abuakwa North in the Eastern Region, stole GHȼ20 belonging to a police official.
NDC BOYCOTTS IEA DEBATE
It also has a report on news that the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) will not take part in this year's presidential debate put together by the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA).
DUMSOR IS BACK
The newspaper also reports on power outages in some parts of the country, particularly the Western, Ashanti and the Eastern Regions.
JAPAN SUPPORTS GHANA WITH YEN LOAN FACILITY
Daily Graphic leads with a story that Japan has decided to resume its Yen loan facility to Ghana, beginning with the funding of the construction of a bridge spanning the Volta Region on the Eastern Corridor road.
HIGH UTILITY TARIFFS KILLING OUR BUSINESSES - AGI
The paper also quotes the the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) as saying that it is worried about the negative impact of current high utility tariffs on local businesses.
JB'S KILLERS APPEAR TOGETHER IN COURT AMIDST DRAMA THAT ONE STOLE GHC20 FROM COP
It also reported on the commencement of the trial of the two men implicated in the killing of the former Member of Parliament (MP) for Abuakwa North, J.B. Danquah-Adu.