Breaking: Army, Boko Haram in heavy gunfire over terrorists attempt to take over Adamawa town

Breaking: Army, Boko Haram in heavy gunfire over terrorists attempt to take over Adamawa town

- Boko Haram terrorists are reportedly making attempt to take over Adamawa town

- Army, however, resisted the attempt by the insurgents to take over the town

- The attack is coming barely a week after Army repelled the terrorists in the state

A report by Sahara Reporters indicates that rampaging Boko Haram terrorists are currently trying to capture Madagali town in Adamawa state.

Legit.ng gathered that the online medium said that it got a distress caller from Madagali that heavy shooting could be heard all over the town.

According to the report, the Nigerian Army tried to push back the insurgents in order to prevent them from infiltrating the town.

The report revealed that this latest attack on Madagali is coming one week after the terrorists were repelled by troops around the same area.

There is, however, no details on what damage or state of casualty the situation may have caused at the moment, according to the report.

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It was learnt that Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, is expected in Adamawa tomorrow, Sunday, December 29.

Meanwhile, Legit.ng had previously reported that a lawmaker who represented Kaduna central during the eight National Assembly, Shehu Sani, condemned the attacks by IS on innocent Nigerians.

It was reported that the activist-turned politicians said the activities and conducts of IS were neither accepted nor consented by the overwhelming majority of Muslims and their thoughts and ideology.

Shehu Sani also noted that IS conducts were not representative of Islam in all ramifications.

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He made this known on Saturday, December 28, on his Twitter page as he added that there should be a united front of people of all faiths in loudly denouncing their recent murderous act.

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