The armed robbers reportedly stormed d area around 2 in d afternoon shooting sporadically as they blew open d bank security door with dynamite.
During the operation that lasted for about 1 hr, 7 persons including bankers, a police Inspector & about 2 customers at the ATM stand were allegedly shot dead. Equally, 5 people suffered serious gun shot injuries and are now on at the General Hospital Idoani.
According to eyewitnesses, some of the armed bandits cart away unspecified amount of money before the arrival of men of the Nigerian Army.
Luck however ran against one of them as he was caught by the brave & vigilant soldiers.
Credit: Sola Obagbemiloye