A bank customer has slumped and died after standing in a queue for long hours at a bank in Agbor, Delta State.
The yet-to-be-identified man died after waiting for hours to collect his Automated Teller Machine card at the bank in Ika South Local Government Area, Delta State, Tribune reported.
The state’s Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Bright Edafe, confirmed the incident, according to the paper.
“He was not trying to withdraw cash; he came to collect his ATM card,” the police spokesperson was quoted as saying.
Banking halls across various commercial banks in Lagos, Osun, Ekiti, and other parts of the country witnessed minimal activity as frustrated customers resorted to alternative means of cash withdrawal following the scarcity of naira notes in the banks.