New Naira palaver: Man Slumps, Dies Inside First Bank
After standing in line for several hours, an unidentified man collapsed and died inside the First Bank of Nigeria in Ika South Local Government Area, Agbor, Delta State, Nigeria.
Reports Making rounds claim the man slumped and died after standing for several hours to get the new naira.
However, GoldenNewsNg gathered that The First bank customer was said to have slumped and died after waiting for several hours to collect his Automated Teller Machine (ATM) card from the bank.
“Just now, at about 1:30 p.m.,” wrote Omole Mike, who posted a photo of the deceased on Facebook.
Someone collapsed and died in the Agbor Branch of the First Bank of Nigeria. The date is February 2, 2023. May his soul find peace”.
Delta Police spokesman DSP Bright Edafe confirmed the heinous incident, saying the deceased went to First Bank to retrieve his ATM card.
He noticed that the deceased had gone to First Bank to get his ATM card before the unfortunate incident.
“He was not attempting to withdraw cash; he came to collect his ATM card,” said a Delta Police spokesman