The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose was on Wednesday reportedly rushed to hospital after he
collapsed and had to be resuscitated. This followed alleged teargas released by security operatives in
the Government House, Ado-Ekiti.
His Special Adviser on Public Communication and New Media, Lere Olayinka who confirmed the incident
on Twitter said Fayose was teargassed by the policemen who laid siege at the Governement House and
was now receiving treatment at the Government House’s clinic.
Lere on Twitter wrote, “Gov Fayose, a few minutes ago escaped a plot to assassinate him”.
According To Daily Post he is currently receiving treatment at govt house clinic after he was hit by
teargas canister fired by the policemen. ”The armed policeme are laying siege at the Govt House.”