Gunmen have abducted a member of Taraba state House of Assembly, Hosea Ibi.
The lawmaker was kidnapped on Saturday night in the town.
Witnesses said he was abducted by three gunmen on a motorcycle, who invaded his home in the town.
The gunmen took him away to an unknown destination.
Spokesman of the state police command, David Misal, confirmed the abduction.
He said that police have launched a manhunt to rescue the lawmaker.