Borno - A test-fire by soldiers of the 7 Division, Nigeria Army at the outskirts of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital caused panic among the residents, Premium Times reports.
Residents were said to have observed sleepless nights as shooting and explosions from machine guns rocked the city late on Tuesday evening for about one hour.
Some residents said they thought it was the Boko Haram members exchanging fire with soldiers after days of taking over many routes leading to Maiduguri.
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