The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose who escaped alleged assassination attempt by APC on Wednesday was reportedly teargassed by security operatives in the Government House, Ado-Ekiti, few minutes later.
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 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 are laying siege at the Govt House. ”
When contacted, Olayinka promised to provide more information on the governor’s health in few minutes.