The chairman of the All Progressives Congress in Nasarawa State, Philip Shekwo who was kidnapped from his home in the late hours of Saturday by unknown gunmen has been found dead.
Accorsding to Premium Times, a source close to the family confirmed his death on Sunday afternoon.
The APC was yet to officially react to the incident at the time of this report.
BBC had reported Mr Shekwo’s abduction in the late hours of Saturday at his residence in Lafia.
The Nasarawa State Commissioner of Police, Dele Longe, confirmed his kidnap earlier on Sunday.