10 killed as gunmen invade church, construction company in Borno

Borno state At least 10 persons were killed on Sunday when unknown gunmen attacked worshippers at a Church and a road construction crew in Chibok town of Borno State, North West Nigeria.

According to a security official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, the attacks were likely carried out by the radical militant sect, Boko Haram.

In a separate attack, gunmen also burned down government buildings in the border town of Gamboru in Ngala local government area of Borno state.

The spokesman of the military Joint Task Force (JTF) in Borno State could not be immediately reached for comments.

No group has yet claimed responsibility for the attacks.

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