The Police Command in Nasarawa State has confirmed the kidnapping of the All Progressives Congress (APC) state chairman, Philip Shekwo.
The incident occurred on Saturday.
Commissioner of Police, Bola Longe, spoke to newsmen on Sunday in Lafia, the state capital.
He disclosed that the politician was seized from his residence in Bukan-Sidi, Lafia round 11 pm.
Longe assured that operatives had been deployed to go looking varied forests and flashpoints to make sure the rescue of the APC chieftain.
The get together stays divided within the state.
Factions led by former Governor, Abdulaziz Yari and former Senator, Kabir Marafa are battling for management.