The Nasarawa State Police Command says it has rescued Senator Solomon Ewuga, former Deputy Governor of the State from armed men suspected to be kidnappers on Wednesday.
The former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), was abducted by the assailants at Kurmin Shinkafa, close to Gudi community in Akwanga Local Government Area of the State while he was on his way to Abuja.
In a chat on Thursday morning, the state’s Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Ramhan Nansel said the victim was rescued unhurt by the operatives of the command.
According to the PPRO, the police officers, sequel to information on the incident, moved into the forest and rescued the senator immediately.
The PPRO said, “He was attacked but rescued almost immediately because the distress call was timely and we responded immediately.
“The hoodlums abandoned him and took to their heel immediately the sighted police presence. I personally visited him yesterday in his house”.