According to a source, many people were killed while many houses were set ablaze.
"The troops have neutralized quite a number of the attackers and those that escaped with gunshot wounds are being pursued".
A new video released by the Nigerian Islamic terrorist group Boko Haram showed the violent execution of three militant spies recruited by Nigeria's government.
"Oh! You, Buhari, you should know that these boys are your servants working for you whom you sent but Allah has exposed them", the terrorists said in the footage.
"Consequently, we are constrained to state that it's now high time for the people to take up the fight themselves and help the Nigerian military and other security agencies to protect them". The terrorists are inhuman and barbaric, therefore can not be trusted to spare anyone in perpetuating their inhuman acts.
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A security source in Maiduguri says Boko Haram terrorists may have killed scores in an attack in Magumeri town in Magumeri Local Government Area of Borno State on Wednesday evening.
Since the celebrated fall of Sambisa forest, the Nigeria troops had continued with what it called mop up operation of "remnants of the terrorists" whom the military authorities insist are now in disarray.
The deputy Director of Army Public Relation Col. Onyema Nwanchukwu, in a statement in Maiduguri said "these attacks on soft targets are indicative of a drowned Boko Haram group".
The blasts in the Muna Garage area, on the edge of the city worst hit by jihadist group Boko Haram's eight year insurgency, occurred around 1:15 a.m (0015 GMT), National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) spokesman Abdulkadir Ibrahim said.