Lagos - Former Vice Presidential Candidate and outspoken pastor, Tunde Bakare, collapsed while giving a lecture to a gathering of investors at the Eko Hotel and Suites Lagos State, Saharareporters reports.
The cleric, who was the running mate of President-elect, Muhammadu Buahri, during the 2011 presidential election, was said to have collapsed due to 'exhaustion'.
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Bakare, according to an eyewitness account, was said to have a swelling on his forehead after falling.
He was rushed to Reddington Hospital in Lagos where he was treated and discharged.
A statement by his church, the Latter Rain Assembly, said that the pastor is healthy and in good spirit though in need of rest.
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- News 24