There was sporadic shootings by suspected Boko Haram terrorists in Maiduguri on Wednesday evening.
According to a SaharaReporters, the terrorists arrived in the city at around 7:00 p.m. local time after attacking the Giwa military barracks located on the outskirts of Maiduguri.
Residents in the Jidari and Polo areas of Maiduguri began started running out of the city after hearing gunfire all across the city.
Several people were hit by stray bullets, including a young girl.
At the time of publication, the situation in the city was still unstable.
Below is a video of residents fleeing the city during the attack: