This article brings you a summary of some of the top newspaper headlines in Ghana for Wednesday, June 8, 2016. Follow YEN.com.gh for details of the stories throughout the day.
ROBBERS STRIKE AGAIN! GUN DOWN COP AT KWAME DANSO
The Daily Guide's big story reports the killing of a policeman, Frank Adu Klu, at Atebubu by armed robbers in the early hours of Tuesday.
NDC COPY CAT SAYS MAC MANU
It quotes the campaign manager of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Peter Mac Manu, as saying that the National Democratic Congress (NDC) is delaying in launching its manifesto for the November 7 general election because it plans to copy the NPP's manifesto.
ASHIETEY, ZANETOR FIGHT DEEPENS
The newspaper also reports that the electoral duel between Nii Armah Ashietey, member of parliament for Klottey Korley Constituency and Dr Zanetor Agyeman-Rawlings, the NDC's parliamentary candidate for the constituency, has escalated as the incumbent MP has filed an application for judicial review of the case at the Supreme Court.
ONE PERISHES AT KOMENDA SUGAR FACTORY
Its fourth big story is one the death of a 45-year-old casual worker at the Komenda Sugar Factory in the Central Region, Efua Sarkuaah, who Monday met her untimely death when a KIA truck they were traveling in capsized at Apewosika in the Abura-Asebu-Kwamankese (AAK).
FUEL IMPORTS DROP TO $1.9BN - BDCs ACCOUNT FOR 74% OF THE IMPORTS
The Finder reports in its big story that a $1.1 billion drop in the petroleum products import bill in 2015 is a clear manifestation that the high prices Ghanaians are paying for petroleum products is not justified.
CAPITALISE ON DIGITAL ECONOMY TO UNLEASH POTENTIAL - PREZ MAHAMA
It reports President John Dramani Mahama's call on the youth to take advantage of the fast-growing digital economy to unleash their potential.
KOMENDA FACTORY AT PILOTING AND TESTING STAGE - MOTI
The newspaper reports the Ministry of Trade and Industry as saying that the Komenda Sugar Factory is now at a piloting and testing stage, where calibration of the machines and equipment is taking place.