Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has accused security operatives of arresting the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Deputy governorship candidate, Deji Ogunsakin, and three members of the State House of Assembly.
In a post on his Twitter page on Thursday, the governor stated that the State was under siege.
He wrote: ”Ekiti under siege again!
“Presently, the residence of PDP Deputy governorship candidate, Kazeem Deji Ogunsakin has been invaded by armed policemen.
“Three house of Assembly members have been arrested too.
“Whereabouts unknown yet!”
Adding his voice to the issue raised by the governor, Fayose’s Special Adviser on Public Communication and New Media, Lere Olayinka, wrote: “siege has started again!
“Ekiti Election: PDP Deputy governorship candidate, Deji Ogunsakin, three assembly members – Wale Ayeni, Dr Samuel Omotoso, Musa Arogundade arrested by the police.”