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Gunshots as Boko Haram attacks Maiduguri

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Gunshots as Boko Haram attacks Maiduguri

Boko Haram insurgents has attacked Maiduguri town the Borno State capital and set some houses on fire

There are sounds of gunshots and explosion in different parts of the city, especially around Jiddari Polo area.

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According to Daily Trust reports that there is a gun battle between troops and suspected insurgents around Molai and Jiddari in the state capital

Residents are currently fleeing in different directions amid the confusion in the city.

“At least 3 loud explosions were heard in Maiduguri. Heavy shooting ongoing now, civilian are fleeing their homes running towards Damboa and old GRA,” a security source said.

“I am currently trapped. I can’t go home now. Can you hear the sounds of gunshot from this background?” he said.

The insurgents struck when Muslim faithful were about to break their Ramadan fast.

The military later repelled the attack but the extent of damages could not be ascertained as of this time.

Gunshots as Boko Haram attacks Maiduguri

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  1. nnrolex.com says

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