Series of explosions have been reported in the Goron Dutse, Dala Local government area of Kano state. The blast were followed by sporadic gunshots, witnesses say.
The shooting was ongoing up till 7.00pm this night . Residents are scare-stiff and have remained in their homes for fear of being caught in the crossfire.
The Sabon Fegi area of Damaturu, the capital of Yobe state is also under attack, reports say. The area which is metres away from the state’s government house has been under bomb and gun attacks since 6:00pm despite existing caurfew in the city, imposed following a similar siege last week.
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