August 10, 2022

Reporters’ Diary

Factual Reportage

Gunmen kill ATM customer in Ibadan

A yet-to-be identified man was allegedly shot dead at Water bus stop, along University of Ibadan-Ojoo Road on Monday after withdrawing some cash at the Automated Machine (ATM).

The man was shot in his private part and rushed to an undisclosed hospital in Ojoo area of Ibadan where he was confirmed dead.

An eyewitness said that the man was shot dead after withdrawing a huge amount of money from a new generation bank at the University of Ibadan.

He said that his killers were suspected to have trailed him to the bus stop, where he was shot.

“I saw him when he was taken to the hospital in a Micra car. I just left school when the incident happened.

“I saw the guy and I am sure he was dead,” the witness said.

The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, DSP Adewale Osifeso, said that he was yet to be briefed of the incident.