There are strong indications that unknown gunmen have abducted Chairman of Keffi local government area in Nasarawa State, Muhammad Baba Shehu and his driver.
A report says the gunmen killed the police orderly of the Chairman Seageant Alhassan Habibu Nasir.
It was gathered that the incident happened along Gudi district of Akwanga local government around 6:30pm on Friday when the abducted Chairman was heading to Lafia.
The Chairman attended the annual General Meeting (AGM) of Keffi Old Boys Association (KOBA) at Government Collage Keffi and shortly after making his speech informed he was leaving for Lafia.
The gunmen reportedly opened fire on his official vehicle as he approached Gudi, killing his police orderly and abducting him and the driver.
Gudi is said to be the home town of Nasarawa Governor Abdullahi Sule.
Contacted the spokesman of Nasarawa state Police Command, ASP Ramhan Ramhan confirmed the incident.