Ismai Danbaba, a member of the Nasarawa Assembly representing Nasarawa Central State Constituency, has been kidnapped.
Danbaba was kidnapped while traveling to Jos, Plateau state for an official function on Saturday evening.
Nasarawa Assembly Committee on Information Chairman, Hon Mohammed Omadefu confirmed the development to The Nation.
The incident happened in the forest in Sanga local government area of Kaduna state, he said
The kidnappers ambushed the legislator as he was travelling to the forest area in Sanga local government area of Kaduna from Andaha in Akwanga local government area of Nasarawa State.
Mr. Omadefu, who represents Keana state constituency on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC), told our correspondent the kidnappers have made contact with the Assembly, but are yet to make any demands.