‘We are safe after an attack at the palace Of the Ooni Of Ife’ – Omoyele Sowore

Sahara reporters publisher and 2019 presidential aspirant, Omoyele Sowore visited the palace of the imperial majesty, the Ooni Of Ife today and according to reports, they were attacked.

An eye witness reports that, “Sowore was teargassed at the Ooni of Ife Palace today, three people fainted and when he came out, there were thugs over the place and they were attacking.

The eyewitness, Ajose Gideon who broke the news on Twitter alleged that a students fainted.

Confirming the development, Sowore tweeted, ‘We are safe after an attack at the palace Of the Ooni Of Ife’.

Explaining what happened at the palace, Sowore said they had to wait against their planned schedule to see the Ooni Of Ife. He added that the delay became unbearable.

While they were protesting the delay they had face at the palace, they were teargassed by a security guard.

According to Sowore, the Ooni Of Ife was affected as well, as he could be seen chocking in the palace hall.

He added that they were all safe and the event continued as planned.