As the siege continues, the insurgents have also attacked the University. Reports say heavy shooting between men of the Joint Military Task Force and heavily armed militants, has sent panic across Maiduguri metropolis.
Reports from students of the University Of Maiduguri also confirm that the insurgents have laid siege on the school.
Maiduguri under siege as insurgents dressed in military uniforms attacked the Army Brigade Command popularly known as the ”Giwa Barracks in the GRA area of the state capital.
Sources say the resident of the town on telephone, have remained in doors for fear of being attacked by the insurgents.
The streets have been taking over by warring parties.
Meanwhile the Air Force have deployed attack choppers shortly after the bomb explosion.