The Kidnapped Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Nasarawa state, Philip Shekwo has been found dead.
It was reported how armed men abducted Shekwo from his residence in Lafia, the state capital, on Saturday night.
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They were said to have exchanged gunfire with the security detail attached to the APC Chairman before whisking him away.
The State’s Police Commissioner, Bola Longe who confirmed the incident, had said his men were combing forests and flashpoints to ensure that Shekwo is rescued.
Unfortunately, Shekwo had been murdered, Raman Nansel, spokesman of the Nasarawa police command, told Neptune Prime.
“We discovered his corpse today and it has been taken to the morgue for post mortem examination”.
“Investigation has begun. We are determined to unravel the cause of the incident,” Nansel said,