By News desk
At least seven people were reportedly killed along Damaturu, Biu road in Borno State when a golf car ran into an IED planted on the road by suspected Boko Haram fighters.
Travellers along the road said on Thursday that the golf car was carrying seven passengers.
It was gathered that the insurgents also kidnapped 10 other persons during the attack.
In a related development, the militants attacked Mafa killing two people and burnt down a market in the area.
Attempts to get comment of military authorities proved abortive , however, a senior military officer in Maiduguri, who did not want his name in print, confirmed the incident.