The Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC) Nasarawa state chapter, Mr Philip Tatari Shekwo has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen in his residence on Saturday night.

The gunmen in their numbers stormed the residence of the party chairman near Dunamis Church, Bukan Sidi in Lafia, the state capital, last night around 11pm and took him away.

The police commissioner in Nasarawa state, Bola Longe who confirmed the incident to journalists disclosed that police personnel are presently combing every nook and crannies in search of him.

“We have covered everywhere, we sent our police to comb everywhere. We have done all the necessary things to ensure that he is rescued and by the grace of God he will be rescued,” the CP said.

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