Nigeria/June 4, 2019/Agency Reporter /No Comment/139 views /nigeria Eid-el-fitr: Bank customers decry poor network, insufficient funds in ATMsshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel Long queues at ATM stand Bank customers in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), on Tuesday decried poor network and insufficient funds in most Automated Teller Machines (ATMs). At the time of filing this report, many customers were seen stranded and on long queues at ATMs waiting to make different transactions. Some of the banks visited were First Bank, Guarantee Trust Bank (GTB), Diamond Bank, Union Bank, United Bank for Africa (UBA), and Stanbic IBTC in Area 3 , Garki. Loading… Other ATM spots visited were Fidelity and Stanbic IBTC in Shoprite, Jaiz Bank, GTB in Apo and Zenith Bank, Garki. Some of the customers, seen making different transactions expressed displeasure at the situation while urging relevant authorities to do something about it. ALSO READ Dr Obadele Kambon says the Bible is based on lies and deceitAt the GTB Area 3, a customer, Mrs Liz Gabriel, said she took a taxi with the last money she had only to pay off the cab man and realise there was no cash in the ATM. Another customer at First Bank, Mr John Jika, said he had been to several ATMs and there was no cash before he came to First bank. “I do not understand why the banks will keep treating customers like this. “Everybody is aware that there is public holiday today and tomorrow, and it is only ideal for the management of banks to ensure their ATMs are very functional. ALSO READ Lai Mohammed Claims Atiku Is Planning To Sabotage Government“It is very insensitive of them to make their customers go through so much stress just to take back their monies which they deposited in the banks at the time they need it.’’ Another customer, Miss Funke Kadir, said she was supposed to travel and her trip had been delayed for insufficient funds in most ATMs. Kadir, who described the situation as pathetic, called on the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to sanction banks that does not properly monitor their ATMs. However, at Zenith bank, Garki, although, customers were seen on queue, the ATMs were dispensing cash appropriately. Mr Julius Okoro said: “I have been to Eco bank and GTB but there was no network so I drove to this place. ALSO READ Akwa Ibom government earmarks N100m grant for accreditation of polytechnic courses | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News“This is the first day of the holiday and we are already having a situation of no cash and poor network. “I appeal to the people in charge to please do something about this situation because it is not fair for one to go through much stress to collect his hard earned money.’’ At Stanbic IBTC and Fidelity Bank ATMs in shoprite, Apo, it was observed that although there were long queues, the machines were dispensing cash. The Federal Government declared Tuesday June 4, and Wednesday June 5 as public holidays in celebration of the Eid-el-fitr, to mark the end of Ramadan. Share this: Related Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:nigeria share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous article Bauchi gov, Bala Muhammad calls for patience Tribune Onlinenext articleLate Nsibambi’s Family Recounts Fond Memories, Wife Urges Couples on LoveRelated PostsNigeria/June 24, 2019 /No Comment ‘Abba Kyari Must Go’ Protest Rocks Abuja [PHOTOS]Nigeria/June 24, 2019 /No Comment Why I’m Supporting Tinubu Now – Ex-PDP LawmakerPolice kill “Pencil”, notorious kidnap ring leader during gun battle | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World NewsOlumba Olumba reveals major reason for killings in Nigeria – Daily Post NigeriaSouth-East Govs Reject Miyetti Allah’s Demand For Fulani Vigilante In Igboland27-year-old man commits suicide in Lagos – The Nation NewspaperPolice arrest land grabber with ammunition in Lagos | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World NewsCourt remands three alleged internet fraudsters in EFCC custody#Widow’s day: Foundation embarks on awareness walk in AnambraEight Anti-Inflammatory Foods In Your Kitchen That Should Be In Your Diet Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.