Fayose Collapses During PDP Rally As Police Fire Teargas, Surround Government House In Ekiti
Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state, reportedly collapsed during a PDP rally in the state ahead of the July 14 governorship election in the state.
The governor’s collapse follows tear gas attack by policemen on the venue of the political campaign
Earlier, Governor Fayose had disclosed through his twitter handle that the government house in Ekiti is under attack by armed security operatives.
Governor fayose said heavy shooting now going on in front of Ekiti Govt house by armed policemen brought by the APC.
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP while reacting to the attack on Governor Ayo Fayose by Policemen in Ekiti earlier today alleged that the Policemen were acting under instructions from President Muhammadu Buhari as they reportedly teargassed and dragged Fayose on the floor. Below is a statement from the party on the incident;
Ekiti 2018: Happening now at the Ekiti State government house, Ado Ekiti. Security operatives on the instructions of President @MBuhari has taken over @GovAyoFayose’s office. Teargassed him and pulling him on the floor. See images below. Template for 2019 Elections @WhiteHouse