The National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Olisa Metuh on Tuesday, was said to have slumped as he came into the National Working Committee meeting hall at the party secretariat to witness the inauguration of the caretaker committees of the party in Borno and Kebbi states.
A source close to the PDP chieftain said Metuh suddenly collapsed during the event, and was unable to move his body.
Chief Metuh who came into the hall while the chairman of the party, Ali Modu Sheriff was already seated made for a seat reserved for him but fell as the swivel chair gave way.
Metuh who remained on the floor for about three minutes before he was assisted by two policemen out of the hall was said to have complained about a waist pain earlier in day.
It was learnt that Metuh was moved to National Hospital where he is presently hospitalised.