According to several posts on social media, the celebrity photographer died after drowning at an undisclosed location on Tuesday evening, September 21, 2021.
“Davido’s photographer Fortune is dead. Jesus Christ. F**k I’m heartbroken, he’s my friend. I’m so heartbroken. It shouldn’t have been fortune God, he’s hardworking, very ambitious, he worked so hard to gain the spot he achieved like wtf,” one of the tweets read
Fortunate died barely two months after celebrating his 24th birthday.
He hailed from Owerri in Imo but grew up in Bariga area of Lagos.
He is the third of seven children.
Until his death, the celebrity photographer worked with several celebrities including Davido, Pogba, Popcaan, Lil baby, Cassanova, Mayorkun, Wizkid, Jidenna, Tiwa Savage, Burna Boy, Patoranking, Akon, DMW and many more.