The body of Chairman of the All Progressives Congress in Nasarawa State, Philip Shekwo, who was kidnapped Saturday evening has been discovered early today.
Shekwo was abducted by gunmen suspected to be bandits on late Saturday night. The kidnappers invaded his residence along Dunamis Church, Bukan Sidi in Lafia after exchanged gunfire with the victim’s security detail before whisking him away.
Spokesperson for the police in the state, ASP Ramhan Nansel, confirmed the incident to Newsmen. He said, “Yes, he is dead, his corpse has been removed and taken to the morgue for post mortem examination and investigation has began to unravel the cause of the incident.”