Today's front pages: Thursday, May 26, 2016
SKILLS DEV'T BUDGET EXPECTED TO RISE TO GHc700M
Government could end up spending as much as GHC700 million annually on skills development in the coming years to tackle youth employment, Employment Minister Haruna Iddrisu has indicated.
PALM OIL AN ABANDONED WEALTH
Research has revealed that palm oil is the world's most produced and consumed oil, and the most productive oil crop in the world. It accounts for more than half of the global import and export trade of all vegetable oils.
GN ELECTRONICS READY TO DRIVE MADE IN GHANA AGENDA
The Groupe Nduom brand has launched its new subsidiary, GN Electronics, which aims to assemble quality electrical gadgets in the country.
I WILL REDUCE KILLER LIGHT BILLS - NANA
New Patriotic Party (NPP) presidential candidate for the 2016 elections, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has promised to reduce the killer electricity tariffs (light bills) if Ghanaians give him the mandate to become president in the November polls.
NKRUMAHISTS ARE CRIMINALS SAYS RAWLINGS
Former President Jerry John Rawlings has described some of the politicians claiming to pursue the ideals of Ghana's first President, Dr Kwame Nkrumah, as criminals.
JOHN PAINTSIL ARRESTED FOR ASSAULTING POLICE OFFICER
Former Black Stars defender, John Paintsil, was Tuesday evening arrested for allegedly assaulting two police officers at East Legon, Accra.