Explosions and heavy gunfire have been reported starting during the early evening hours in Maiduguri,Borno state,Feb,23.
Initial reports indicate the blasts and shooting first began near the Giwa military barracks at about 5:45pm.Details of the situation remain unclear;however,preliminary information suggests that a group of unidentified insurgents have attempted to infiltrate the city.
Security operations are going in the Affected areas,there have as yet been no official reports concerning any casualties.
No group have claimed responsibility for the incident.However,Maiduguri have frequently been the site of militant activity in recent years with Book Haram and Islamic state west Africa province (ISWAP)having committed armed raids and suicide bombing in the city .
Security personal have ensure every Maiduguri citizen to be claim and alart as the situation remain under control and report any suspicious act around them.
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