Bank customer dies in Port Harcourt after failed attempts to get cash for treatment


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By Davies Iheamnachor, PORT HARCOURT

A yet to be identified bank customer has died after falling on several attempts to withdraw cash for his treatment.

The incident happened, Monday afternoon at a new generation bank at the Education bus stop in Mile 1 axis of Port Harcourt City Local Government Area of Rivers State.

It was gathered that the late customer, banks with the financial institution till the sad incident happened.

A source privy to the incident, who earlier posted the picture of the late victim on a Facebook with account Uwaifo Oviawe, noted that the victim died out of frustration.

The source said: “A customer banking with one of the new generation banks in Port Harcourt has died due to frustration and unfriendly treatment by the customer service attendants of the bank.

“The man who is a customer of the new generation bank just died now in front of the bank. He was refused access to his own money since Friday even when he came with his next of kin.

“He was…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper