Sporadic gun fire and explosions were heard in most parts of Maiduguri the Borno State Capital yesterday. The town has not witnessed such gun fire which lasted for nearly an hour.
The shootings caused commotion in most parts of the town as people went in doors earlier than they normally do. Up to this moment, the exact cause of the crisis is yet to be ascertained.
When contacted through phone the JTF spokesman in Borno State Lt. Col. Sagir Musa says nobody was killed or injured during the shootings. He said people were only exaggerating the situation.