Suspected gunmen have abducted the lawmaker representing Nasarawa Central Constituency in the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Ismai Danbaba.
The Assembly’s Chairman House Committee on Information, Hon Mohammed Omadefu, disclosed this on Sunday in Lafia.
Omadefu said Danbaba was kidnapped on Saturday evening while traveling to Jos, Plateau State to attend a workshop for Nasarawa State legislators.
He said the incident occurred around the Sanga Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
“He was traveling and had already passed Andaha in Akwanga Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, heading to the forest area in Sanga Local Government Area of Kaduna State when the kidnappers ambushed him and took him away,” he said.