Six suspected suicide bombers who attempted to enter Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, have been killed by Nigerian soldiers.
Investigations revealed that the suicide bombers were intercepted at Mafa checkpoint, 9 kilometres away from Maiduguri.
The bombers, it was learnt, arrived the spot with three other suicide bombers who detonated their explosives at Muna Motor Park around 9pm on Thursday.
Two members of the Civilian Joint Task Force, JTF, were killed, while eight others were wounded in the incident.
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