The police command in Ekiti State on Wednesday, July 11surrounded the state government house, intercepting movement in and out of the complex with iron-clad personnel carrier and Hilux vehicles
Armed police officers numbering over 50 have cordoned off the entrance to the Ekiti state Government House, restricting movement in and out of the building.
News men reported that a police armoured personnel carrier and Hilux vehicles parked at the entrance blocking the pavilion and the area leading to Governor Ayodele Fayose’s office.
Kolapo Kolade, the attorney general of Ekiti state, told journalists that the police officers took over the place in the early hours of Wednesday, July 11, 2018.
The police public relations officer in Ekiti state, Caleb Okechukwu, told newmen the police were stationed at the government house to provide security for all citizens.
He said that the job of the police is to provide security for everybody and that is what we are doing.