Many people were killed on Sunday evening when suicide bombers detonated their explosives around Muna Garage General Area of Maiduguri metropolis of Borno state.
Muna garage has been a fearful area following incessant attacks and bombings by insurgents.
The area is located north east and about five kilometers drive to Maiduguri city which has witnessed series of deadly attacks by insurgents.
A police personnel attached to one of the Jere Division but is not authorized to talk the press in an interview told Vanguard newspaper in Maiduguri that “heavy explosions occurred around Muna Garrage at about 7pm with serious casualties on civilians and the suicide bombers.
“Many were feared dead and injured and were evacuated from the scene”.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Victor Isuku, is yet to comment on the latest attack.
A renewed attacks by insurgents took place in surrounding villages of Borno and Yobe states in the last one week with killing of officers and men of the Nigerian Army in Sassawa village and other road ambushes which claimed many lives.