The All Progressive Congress state chairman for Nasarawa state, Mr. Philip Shekwo has been abducted by gunmen on Saturday night.
The incident happened at the residence of the APC chieftain in Bukan-Sidi area of Lafia in the state.
Furthermore. the Police Command in Nasarawa State has further confirmed the abduction of the state party chairman during the commissioner of Police interface with newsmen on Sunday in Lafia.
The Commissioner Mr Bola Longe said efforts are already in top gear to ensure the party chieftain return to his family and loved ones in due time.
Among the strategies deployed to ensuring the return of Mr. Philip Shekwo is the deployment of police operatives to comb the various flashpoints and forests to rescue the party number one man in the state.