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Footballer electrocuted at having a bet store in Lagos

One Taiwo Akinlusi, popularly referred to as Sir Tee amongst his soccer enthusiasts meet his premature loss of life on Saturday, when his head mistakenly touched a unadorned twine when he was once coming down from the staircase of a plaza the place he went to play soccer having a bet at Ile-Epo bus forestall, Ejigbo.

An eyewitness, Mr. Abiodun Adaranijo, who spoke to DAILY POST, defined that whilst coming down the steps after having a bet on the plaza, the unsuspecting deceased had touched a unadorned twine dangling along with his head.

Adaranijo mentioned he (the deceased) would have bent his head to steer clear of the twine however he didn’t bear in mind of the clumsy dangling wires.

Consistent with Adaranijo, it was once now not the primary time Akinlusi would move during the staircase and bypass the twine even on that fateful, because of his hurriedness to return house after hanging stakes, he forgot to bend his head to steer clear of the twine on the spot and mistakenly touched the twine along with his head.

The deceased was once mentioned to be a footballer taking part in for Ejigbo All Stars FC.

His corpse was once mentioned to were deposited within the mortuary at Isolo Basic Health facility.

The chairman of Ailegun Group Construction Affiliation ( CDA), Barr. Bimbo Olawale, who showed the incident, mentioned it was once unlucky, pronouncing the citizens were all the time warned to be wary in their electric wiring to steer clear of such incidents.

“We all the time warn folks to be safety aware. We inform them that safety come with anything else that may have an effect on human lifestyles equivalent to electrical energy in the case of wiring.

“The incident was once an unlucky one and we pray to not revel in such once more however we should all the time be aware. The incident has affected the facility provide locally, the provision to the realm must be switched off however we’ve contacted Ikeja Electrical to come back and fasten it.

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