Governor Ayodele returning from government house clinic to address the crowd being supported by the his aides
Ekiti- The Ekiti state governorship election turned out shoddy as the executive governor of the state, His Excellency Fayose Ayodele slumped today (Wednesday) surprisingly in the midst of a large in a rally organized by the State People Democratic Pay (PDP) . But Fayose who spoke after he regained his consciousness said that he was slapped by a policeman who was ordered to kill him by the the Inspector general of police Mr. Idris Ibrahim.
Governor,Ayodele Fayose lost consciousness on after policemen fired teargas into the government house in Ado-Ekiti, the state capital’’
Governor Ayodele is in unconsciousness being supported by aides
Olayinka, his spokesman said his principal was taken to government house clinic after the incident. He noted that a combined team of security operatives from the Department of State Services (DSS) and Nigeria Police Force, laid siege to the government house.
How I was slapped by a policeman
Governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose cried while narrating how a policeman allegedly slapped him on Wednesday morning.
The presence of Fayose, who wore a neck brace and was assisted to the podium by some of his aides, came as a surprise to those at the rally organised by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Fayose said that he had to leave the hospital briefly to meet with anxious crowd over his health situation, adding that he was in great pains.
Fayose reportedly collapsed after inhaling substance of teargas allegedly fired by security operatives who laid siege to the government house in Ado-Ekiti on Wednesday morning.
“My people, the Lord will fight this battle. The mopol of the Nigerian police and the AIG ordered that the governor should be killed. I was slapped by a policeman who kicked me and shot at me but I want you all to be strong and be of great courage,” he said.
Governor Ayodele returned to the crowd being supported by aides from government clinic to address his supporter
“This battle must be won. This is army of occupation; they have come to occupy our land. This is not the democracy we asked for. I want you to stand and remain standing, don’t be afraid.
“Remain and face them. I pray they will not cause 1983 problem in Ekiti. I call on the international community, Ekiti is under siege, Nigeria is in trouble, it is our hour of need. How can I be a governor of Ekiti state and be treated like this in our own country?
Governor Ayodele in coma
“I will go back to the hospital and remain there for a while to rest. I am having a lot of pains but I prefer to bear these pains because of you. I am in severe pain, I can’t turn this neck anymore. If anything happens to me, the inspector general of police should be held accountable.”