Seven people has been confirmed the dead by the Adamawa State Government, in an early morning attack on Midlu village of Vapura ward in Madagali Local Government Area of the state on Wednesday.
Malam Ahmad Sajoh, the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, confirmed the disheartening news to newsmen in Yola.
He stated that the insurgents attacked the village and killed six people while one of the attackers was also killed.
They (insurgents) attacked around 2 a.m. killing six people while one of them was killed by hunters.
Soldiers and hunters have dislodged them from the area, Sajoh said.
Meanwhile, the councillor representing the ward in Madagali Local Government Council, Mr Bulus Dauda, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that his people had vacated the area.