The kidnapped President of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Nasarawa state, Philip Shekwo, has been found dead.
Vanguard reports that his corpse was thrown around his home in Lafia.
Karu local government chairman Samuel Akala also confirmed the death on his Facebook page.
Governor Abdullahi Sule; the President of the National Assembly, Senator Tanko Al-Makura; State Police Commissioner Abdullahi-Balarabe Ibrahim and party supporters are now at the home of the slain party chairman.
DAILY POST had reported Shekwo’s kidnapping at the end of Saturday.
Nasarawa State Police Commissioner Dele Longe confirmed his kidnapping earlier on Sunday.