Hon. Hosea Ibi, the member representing Takum I constituency in the Taraba State House of Assembly, was on Tuesday found dead.
Ibi was abducted by unknown gunmen two weeks ago.
Police Public Relations Officer, ASP. David Misal who confirmed the death of the lawmaker said his body was found at Kwari village, along Takum -Kashinbilla road.
Ibi was kidnapped on Saturday, December 30th at about 10 pm in his hometown, Takum was killed by his abductors after an undisclosed sum of money was paid as ransom for his release.
Chairman, House Committee on Information, Hon Saleh Sa’ad confirmed the death of the lawmaker, promised to provide more information after further discussion with the police.