The kidnapped chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Nasarawa State, Philip Shekwo, has been found dead.
His death has been confirmed by Nasarawa State Commissioner of Police, Dele Longe, confirmed his kidnap earlier on Sunday.
The All Progressives Congress, APC is yet to react to the development. Shekwo was kidnapped from his residence in Lafia on Saturday night.
A source close to the family also confirmed this to our correspondent on Sunday afternoon.
A leader of the APC in Nasarawa, who asked not to be named, also confirmed the death.
The chairman of Karu local government, Samuel Akala, also confirmed the death on his Facebook page.