Challenge area of Ilorin, one of the busiest location in the city, is currently in pandemonium as men of the underworld launched attack on one of the commercial banks, FELLOW PRESS reports.
Many cars and motorists are sighted making reverse and returning to Post Office area to flee for their dear lives, even as passerby are running helter-skelter for safety.
The robbers’s attempt to invade Ecobank in the street was not successful.
Findings revealed that the robbers made similar attempt to invade Access Bank at Unity road was not successuful as well, promting them to release gunshots.
It was also learnt that banks in the vicinity are already shutting down operation in order to avoid attack.
Meanwhile, a filling station situated around Tanke junction, Orange Petrol Station, was also robbed in Ilorin few days ago and the robbers carted away an undisclosed amount. Eyewitness said the robbers had shot sporadically for about 30 minutes while carrying out their deadly mission.