Breaking News: Insurgents, Attacks Bornu, University of Maiduguri

Source: Nathan Nathaniel/

Report from Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, says the town is in turmoil as there is heavy fighting between soldiers and Boko Haram fighters for the control of the capital city.

Information has it that there is heavy shooting between men of the Joint Military Task Force and heavily armed militants, sending panic across Maiduguri.

The insurgents we leanrt, have also moved towards attacking the University as uncofirmed reports say there might be some casualties.

Residents are said to be presently scampering for their lives, students are being hurriedly picked from schools and workers are returning homes.