Nigerian Military repel Boko Haram attack on Maiduguri,
Governor Shettima visits scenes, victims
The Nigeria Army on Thursday, killed several numbers of Boko Haram insurgents when they tried to storm into the town at the Mafa checkpoint, 9 kilometer to Maiduguri Capital.
Newsmen gathered that three suicide bombers detonated thier explosives at Muna motor park and Muna Dalti, a community located opposite an IDPs camp, killing two and injuring eight members of the civilian JTF.
A Civilian JTF, Ba'ani Aliko said the incident started around 11:30 at Muna Motor Park while the other attack occurred at Muna Dalti around 2:02 a.m. this morning.
Nine people have been killed including the suicide bomber.
Governor Shettima visited the scenes and directed those whose trucks were burnt to meet with their Chairman, liase with their State House of Assembly Member, come with full true details unfailingly and meet him afterwards.
He later visited the victims at the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital.