There was pandemonium in Oye-Ekiti on Thursday as armed robbers stormed a branch of the United Bank of Africa (UBA) in the town and left two people dead.
The robbers, in the daylight operation, carted away money from the bank’s vault and stole from the customers.
A five year old girl and a police officer attached to the bank were shot dead
Witnesses said the robbers besieged the bank and operated for over 30 minutes.
They came into the town in green camouflage uniform and shot sporadically into the air, witnesses said.