This is not the best of times for the family of an upcoming musician, Terungwa Albert Ikon, popularly known as Ortrees.
It has been confirmed that Ortrees has been found dead six weeks after he went missing in Benue State.
The deceased, said to be a younger brother to singer and songwriter, Orduen Ikon Andrew aka OD Woods, went missing on Wednesday, April 23, 2022.
It was gathered that the talented singer and dancer left his brother’s house for their family house at North Bank area of Makurdi and had not been seen since then.
His brother and the entire family had been working with law enforcement agencies to find him but all efforts proved abortive.
Facebook user, Orga Richard Chin, who confirmed the latest development on Monday June 6, said the victim’s body was found dumped near a river on Sunday, June 5.
Mr Orga also claimed that the deceased was abducted by unknown persons and tortured to death.