The Nigeria Army, has killed six suspected suicide bombers in Maiduguri, Borno State.
The suicide bombers were killed while attempting to enter into the town at the Mafa checkpoint, 9 kilometres away from Maiduguri.
The deceased militants were said to have arrived the spot with three other suicide bombers who detonated their explosives at Muna Motor Park in the night of Thursday.
While two members of the civilian Joint Task Force, JTF, were killed, eight other members were allegedly injured.
A highly placed military source who requested not to be mentioned confirmed the report to DAILY POST, on Friday, saying, “It’s true the incident happened but I don’t have details now, when I do you will surely get it.”