Many people have been feared killed and others severely injured as armed robbers attacked some commercial banks in Ikere-Ekiti, Ekiti State.
The incident which occurred on Wednesday, December 13, 2023, has created tension in the community.
However, the extent of damage done by the armed robbers to the banks could not be ascertained at the time of filing this report.
According to Sahara Reporters, residents that the robbers used dynamite to blow open the entrance of the banks and cart away unspecified amounts of money.
It was also learnt that social and business activities in the town were paralysed for several hours as human and vehicular movements stopped while the robbery was going on.
BREAKING: Many Feared Killed, Funds Carted Away As Robbers Attack Banks in Ekiti
Armed robbers have attacked several commercial banks in Ikere-Ekiti, Ekiti State, leaving many customers injured.
Several online videos show gunshots booming in the town as residents and passersby… pic.twitter.com/MX1kQwWUQl
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