Members of the dreaded Boko Haram Islamic sect have attacked a village in Chibok Local Government Area of Borno State on Sunday.
Seven civilians were reportedly killed, according to sources in the community.
The insurgents stormed Takulashe village at about 9am and opened fire on civilians in sight.
Civilian Joint Task Force member, Ishaiku Musa, confirmed the number of causalities.
He said search for more victims were ongoing.
The Boko Haram members also stole food and other items after the killings.