Lagos - An unknown number of people have been killed following a bank robbery operation in Lagos on Thursday, News24 Nigeria can report.
Eye witness say that a large number of men dressed in army uniform stormed the First City Monument Bank in Lekki late in the afternoon shooting sporadically.
Policemen on duty in a bullion van were said to have been shot dead as commuters scamper for safety, abandoning their vehicles.
The bank is said to be located around the Lekki/Ikoyi bridge.
The robbers are said to have fled on speedboat.
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