Boko Haram attacks Nigerian city of Gombe
Boko Haram Islamist militants have attacked the north-east Nigerian city of Gombe.
Fighters overran a checkpoint on the edge of the city and explosions and gunfire were heard.
This assault comes a day after the militants attacked Chad, which borders Nigeria, for the first time.
The BBC's Abdullahi Kaura Abubakar has the latest.
14 Feb 2015
- From the section Africa