Just in: A young boy has been electrocuted in Ado Ekiti.

Roundoffnews gathered that the incident occurred on Thursday at the front of an event center close to Nova School Adebayo Ado Ekiti.

The boy known simply as Samad was on his way to meet his mother at her shop located around the area when he met his death.

It was reported that the boy held the electric pole in front of an Event Center, perhaps the pole was already in contact with a live wire or a high tension cable.