Suspected Boko Haram fighters are at the Suburb of Damaturu, approaching the capital of Yobe state from the Maiduguri road.
Exchange of fire between soldiers and the insurgents ongoing. A source residing in Damaturu told TVC NEWS that people have run home to avoid being caught in the fire.
Nigerian Airforce fighter jets are spotted in the area, to engage fighters
TVC News will stay with this developing.