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Insult upon injury? Female suicide bombers may be Chibok girls -Ezekwesili, others




Temitayo Famutimi, (Punch) - A growing apprehension has gripped key campaigners of the #BringBackOurGirls coalition over the increasing use of teenage girls as suicide bombers by the Boko Haram insurgent group.

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Glasgow 2014: Blessing Okagbare claims Nigeria's 3rd Gold, wins Women's 100m, sets Commonwealth Games record (VIDEO)




Ganiyu Salman, (Nigerian Tribune) - TEAM Nigeria on Monday captured its third gold medal at the ongoing 20th Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, when sensational Blessing Okagbare finished the 100m final race in 10.85 seconds.

WHO, govt shut down Lagos hospital where Ebola victim died Begin testing of all passengers on board with Liberian How we identified disease in patient, by doctors




Chukwuma Muanya, (Guardian) - AS part of measures to prevent the spread of Ebola Virus, WHO and the FG have shut down the Lagos hospital where the first victim died.

Buhari's suspected bomber, dressed like a woman, nabbed in Kaduna




Chris Agbambu, (Nigerian Tribune) - A man suspected to be connected with the Wednesday explosion targeted at former Head of State, General Muhammadu Buhari, has been arrested by soldiers. He was arrested disguised as a woman, even wearing a brassiere.

13 Suspects arrested for visa fraud at US Consulate, Lagos




Olalekan Olabulo, (Nigerian Tribune) - According to the police, "a petition from the US Consulate-General, Lagos, dated July 9, alleged that one Adegbola Abiodun Esther, with Date of Birth 31/12/1988, appeared at the US Consulate-General for Non-Immigrant Visa Interview with forged Canadian, Turkish and Angola visas, with entry and exit stamp claimed to have visited the said countries."

82 People killed, scores injured as Buhari escapes death in Kaduna bomb blast




Luka Binniyat, (Vanguard) - At least 82 persons were killed yesterday, and several others injured in two bomb blasts in Kaduna, targeted at former head of state, General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd) and an Islamic cleric, Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi. Both men, however, escaped unhurt.

'Detention' at Abuja International Airport, my story -Ezekwesili, in London




Ramon Oladimeji, (Punch) - A former Minister of Education and a champion of the #BringBackOurGirls Campaign, Mrs. Obiageli Ezekwesili, has narrated her ordeals in the hands of security operatives at the Abuja International Airport on Monday.