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Today’s frontpages: Monday, August 17, 2020

Daily Graphic:

* Covid-19 restrictions: Normal life in sight

* Parliament approves five minerals royalty agreements

*Licence revocation has caused health problems- Dr. Ndoum

New Crusading Guide:

* Akufo-Addo punches Mahama …I’m providing “critical help” not freebies”

* NDC smear campaign against Oppong Nkrumah fails to click!

Ghanaian Observer:

‘ Papa-No..Info Minister’s jest riles NDC into mudslinging

* Ghana makes major progress in Covid-19 flight

Business24

*Economists urge fiscal prudence to tame debt surge due to Covid-19

*Some IOCs default on payment of surface rentals, PIAC reveals

*President ties airport re-opening to COVID-19 test capacity

Informer:

* As Ghanaians prepare to exercise their franchise on December 7… Danger looms! – Security Don warns

* Election 2020 in focus… John, Jane hit ground running

Daily Guide:

* NDC MPs fight over ‘Papa No’

* Mahama brother’s lawyers revealed in airbus scandal

* Kotoka Airport reopens September

Ghanaian Times:

* Ghana winning COVID_19 battle – President declares as he further eases restrictions

* Fire renders 600 slum-dwellers homeless at Shiashie

Chronicle:

* Issues-based debate thrown overboard..Babies with sharp teeth on the loose..pound Information Minister over harmless joke in parliament

* I’ll reinstate all abandoned contracts if I win – Mahama

Economy Times:

* BoP, reserves, cedi to improve

* AfCFTA Secretariat opens today

Daily Dispatch:

* @afrobarometer over the last 10 years reveals unemployment is key problem for Ghanaian youth

* Nigerian traders warn about closure of their shops – It will affect Ghanaians in Nigeria

Herald:

* Kojo Oppong-Nkrumah sets his presidential ambition ablaze..tries subterfuge to reintroduce NPP’s 2008 promiscuity claims against John Mahama

* Mahama ropes “Gh” contractors into his ” BIG PUSH agenda”

Daily Statesman:

*We offer support because we care – Akufo-Addo replies detractors over ‘freebies’

* Oppong Nkrumah: My ‘Papa no’ statement not meant to spite anybody

* Bawumia cuts sod for Accra-Tema Beach Road project