Information got into the town that the Militant were re-grouping at Garin Itace firewood to re-launch an attack on the town when the jet bombarded them.
Security sources said some local residents sighted the boys and alerted security agents who took proactive steps to attack the boys before their plans were hatched.
Most of the people living in yobe went back to their homes before 6pm after hearing the sound of the jet bombarding the Militant which lead to curfew. While Some of the people fled the town.
It was gathered that Governor Gaidam who was returning to Damaturu was turned back to Kano by security agents.