The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Nasarawa State, Philip Shekwor, has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen.
Naija News reports that the Shekwor was abducted on Saturday night at his residence along Dunamis church, Bukan Sidi in Lafia.
Confirming the incident, Police Commissioner Bola Longe said the unidentified gunmen in large number stormed the residence of the APC chairman in Lafia around 11 pm and took him away to an unknown destination.
According to him, security agencies had reacted swiftly by deploying personnel to different forest locations to ensure safe release of the APC chieftain.
This news platform reports that the kidnappers are yet to establish contact with members of the APC chieftain as at the time of filing this report.