Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Nasarawa state, Philip Shekwo, has been found dead.
Aledeh News had reported how armed men abducted Shekwo from his residence in Lafia, the state capital, on Saturday night.
But in an update on Sunday afternoon, spokesman of the Nasarawa police command, Raman Nanse confirmed to TheCable that Shekwo had been killed.
“We discovered his corpse today and it has been taken to the morgue for post mortem examination,” the medium quoted Nanse as saying.
“Investigation has begun. We are determined to unravel the cause of the incident.”