Today’s front pages: Monday, March 30, 2020

Daily Graphic

  • Halting spread of COVID-19: Stay-at-home measures begin
  • President, others donate into COVID-19 fund
  • COVID-19 effects: Churches bear brunt of ‘offering holiday’


  • CORONANOMICS: Akufo-Addo pushes GHS1bn lifeline into economy
  • Mobile money: Sub-saharan Africa tops with $465bn in value
  • Evolution of the global mobile money landscape, 2001 to 2019

ABC News

  • Fighting COVID-19: GHC10.5m insurance package for frontline health workers
  • COVID-19: Don’t withhold information from health workers – Oppong Nkrumah
  • COVID-19: President charges handlers of trust fund to prioritise concerns of needy and vulnerable in society

The Daily Statesman

  • We won’t intimidate anyone – police assures and urges public to cooperate for COVID-19 lockdown success
  • President sets up COVID-19 trust fund
  • 10,000 health workers get GHC10m insurance package

Economy Times

  • $1bn needed to put Ghana economy in shape – Mould
  • Ghana to go back to IMF sooner
  • West African countries to benefit from $379m WB support


  • Panic buyers storm Accra, Kumasi markets as lockdown begins today
  • Millennium City Schools cash ‘missing’ at AMA
  • Open letter to South Korea’s Ambassador to Ghana