There was pandemonium at the early hours of Tuesday when residence and motorists driving along Umaru Audi road (Tanke Junction area), GRA Ilorin were threw into confusion over alleged robbery of a commercial bank (name withheld) in the area.
As rumour get thickened, there was diversion of route by motorcyclists, motorists and well as passersby while many shop owners hurriedly locked up in order to avoid being attacked.
However, the Kwara State Police Command in a statement issued by the Police Public Relations Officer, Dsp Okasanmi Ajayi, noted that, “The Kwara State Police Command wishes to inform the general public of the unfounded news going round that armed robbers invaded a bank in Tanke area of Ilorin this morning, this has brought about some level of panic and agitation in the people.
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