This article brings you a summary of some of the top newspaper headlines in Ghana for Monday, July 18, 2016. Follow YEN.com.gh for details of the stories throughout the day.
EIU TIPS NANA, CLINTON
The Daily Guide’s lead story has it that the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) of the London-based Economist Magazine is predicting victories for Ghana's opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) flagbearer, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and former US secretary of state, Hillary R. Clinton, as the two countries go into crucial general election later this year.
NPP NEW OFFICE SHIT-BOMBED
It reports that the new constituency office of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) at Asante Akim North in the Ashanti Region, which was supposed to be commissioned on Sunday afternoon, was shit-bombed hours before the start of the programme.
2 NDC 'MUGABES' DUMPED
The newspaper says two sitting members of parliament (MPs) from the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC) were roundly beaten in hotly-contested primaries on Saturday in their bid to contest the 2016 parliamentary elections.
STOP THE LIES - NPP TELLS MAHAMA
It quotes the New Patriotic Party (NPP) as telling President John Mahama to be bold and 'admit' that he has been on a campaign tour and not any 'accounting to the people' tour as the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) wants the public to believe.
NDUOM LEADS PPP AGAIN!
It reports that the Progressive People's Party (PPP) has affirmed Dr Paa Kwesi Nduom as the presidential candidate of the the party for the upcoming general election.
I'M NOT A WITCH - SUSPECTED HUMAN FLESH SELLER
The paper quotes Madam Florence Appiah, the 60-year-old woman who was accused of selling human flesh to unsuspecting customers at the Adabraka market last week, as saying that she is not a witch to deal in human flesh.
ILLEGAL SALE OF CSIR LANDS - STAFF AGAINST GOVERNMENT, OTHERS
The Daily Graphic reports in its lead story that the Research Staff Association of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) is up in arms against the government and other 'unseen hands' that are allegedly facilitating the illegal sale of CSIR lands across the country, thereby stalling research for national development.
WE NEED INCLUSIVENESS - INSTEAD OF ONE PARTY TAKING TOTAL CONTROL - NDUOM
It reports Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom, an economist and an entrepreneur, who was acclaimed the 2016 presidential candidate of the Progressive People's Party (PPP) on Saturday, as challenging Ghanaians to apply the right talent to the right job for the country to benefit.
VOTERS REGISTER EXHBITITION, RE-REGISTRATION BEGIN TODAY
The newspaper has it that exhibition of the revised voters register and re-registration of persons who registered with National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) cards in 2012 begin today.
JUBILEE PARTNERS FIND SOLUTION TO DEFECTIVE TURRET - ON FPSO KWAME NKRUMAH
It says partners in the Jubilee Field, the country's first independently developed oilfield, have finally found a lasting solution to the defective turret of the FPSO Kwame Nkrumah after extensive technical investigations.
NDC, NPP YOUTH CLASH AT WALEWALE
The paper reports that two persons sustained severe injuries following a clash between members of the youth wings of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Walewale Constituency of the Northern Region last Saturday.