Governor Kashim Shettima’s convoy, has been reportedly attacked by the Boko Haram guns men, killing at least three persons.
The Borno state governor,Kashim Shettima was on his way to a rally ahead of the presidential election.
The gunmen where however suspected to be members of the Islamic group.
It was reported that the gunmen had on Tuesday opened fire on the vehicle transporting the governor from state capital Maiduguri to the market town of Gamboru for a rally.
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Two security sources who spoke to Reuters said at least three to ten people died in the attack.