A secondary school student of Ado Grammar School, Ekiti State, Kehinde Timilehin has hacked his classmate, Favour Mathew to death.
The incident we gathered occurred outside the school premises a few minutes after the closing hour.
According to a source, both of them have engaged themselves in a charm contest.
Thereafter, Mathew 16 years was learned to have dashed home to bring a bottle and axe to attack his opponent.
Following the contest, Timilehin, 17 years was said to have overpowered Mathew and hacked him in the chest.
However, Mathew was quickly rushed to Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital, Ado Ekiti where he eventually gave up the ghost.
The School principal, Ebenezer Falayi confirmed the incident.
He said that the sad occurrence happened at a far distance after the School hour.
Falayi gathered from the students at the scene of the incident that both of them were fighting over superiority.
He said Mathew went home to bring weapons which could not pierce Timilehin when they were used on him.
Falayi confirmed further that, the suspect later overpowered the deceased and attacked him on the chest with the weapons which led to his untimely death.