Governor Fayose has been pictured addressing people outside the Ekiti State government house moments ago.
The governor reportedly collapsed after policemen fired teargas at the government House in Ado-Ekiti.
He was rushed to the government House clinic and later to the emergence unit of the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital, Ado-Ekiti.
In a tweet by Lere Olayinka on his Twitter handle he said that the governor escaped assassination as the armed men fired shots at them.
Gov Fayose, a few minutes ago escaped plot to assassinate him by Fayemi and his APC. He is currently receiving treatment at govt house clinic after he was hit by teargas canister fired by the policemen. The armed policemen still laying siege at the Govt House.
He went on to say that ‘the armed policemen still laying siege at the Govt House.’
Fayose had earlier tweeted that there was heavy shooting in front of Ekiti Govt house by armed policemen and that the entrance to Ekiti Govt House was blocked by gun wielding mobile policemen.
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