Former Commissioner for Sports in Edo State, Honourable Egbe Ediagbonya who was kidnapped on Saturday in his farm, is dead, thenewspanorama can report.
According to family sources, Hon. Ediagbonya was found dead on Monday.
The former Sports Commissioner in the Adams Oshiomhole-led administration, had earlier served as chairman of Ovia North East local government area of the state.
He was kidnapped on Saturday morning between 2am-4am in his farm, near Utese in Ovia North East local government area.
Reports said that the gun wielding kidnappers who abducted him had begun negotiations with family of the deceased over a N15 million ransom demand as of Sunday, only to be found dead hours later.
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