The incident happened on Sunday, January 27, 2019, in the state capital Ado-Ekiti. He was confirmed dead after getting submerged in the watercourse for close to an hour before a motorcyclist came to pull him out.
Now on a dusty road, there is panic among observers as a man held the body of the boy who appeared deprived of life. Instablog9ja shared a video of the event on social media.