A gunman has shot at the Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress Dr Kayode Fayemi during a rally in Ekiti today.
Rather than hit Fayemi, his bullets hit Opeyemi Bamidele a former House of Representatives member.
The gunman was said to have been in police uniform when her shot sporadically towards Fayemi, Bamidele and others at the rally.
As at the time of filing this report, Bamidele has been rushed to the hospital for attention.
Fayemi according to our sources is by the side of his bed at the hospital.
There are conflicting accounts of what actually happened as a section of the people claimed that the gun man who was in police uniform deliberately aimed at Fayemi while other account said that it was a case of accidental discharge.
The account said that while the policemen were trying to control the thugs who had made to enter the party secretariat with Fayemi, one of them lost control of his gun which suddenly started firing.