22 May 2020
A Federal High Court sitting in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State capital, yesterday convicted Yunusa Dahiru for the abduction of 14-year-old Ese Oruru, an indigene of Delta State
21 May 2020
The Federal High Court in Yenagoa, Bayelsa state capital, has sentenced Yinusa Dahiru to 26 years in prison after he was found guilty of child trafficking and other charges. Dahiru took Ese Oruru from her home in Bayelsa on August 12, 2015, to Kano State where he 'forcefully' married her and changed her name to…
24 Dec 2016
After winning last year’s presidential election, the coming of President Muhammadu Buhari on the mantra of change, following his assuming office on May 29 was pregnant with expectations ...
25 Oct 2016
The unwholesome ripple effects and social anomie caused by immorality, forced marriage, child’s marriage, criminal abduction, sexual exploitation and unlawful carnal knowledge of the minor ...
20 Oct 2016
Just when the outrage at the scandalous abduction of Ese Oruru by a lecher who forced her into marriage is about quitting smouldering, there is now another paedophilic case to stoke the fury over the development.
11 Jul 2016
Abductor of the Delta-born 14-year Ese Oruru, Yunusa Dahiru was at the weekend granted bail after a four-month detention in Okaka Prisons in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital.
9 Jul 2016
The absence of the lead defence counsel yesterday stalled the resumed trial of the abductor of Ese Oruru, Dahiru Yunusa, who is standing trial on a five charge of criminal abduction...
23 Jun 2016
Ese Oruru, yesterday began giving evidence in camera at the resumed hearing in the case between the Inspector General of Police (IGP) and her abductor, Yunusa Dahiru at the Federal High Court, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State.
2 Jun 2016
Does it ever occur to her that such undue publicity being given to her child could ruin her chances of getting a decent man to marry her in the future?
27 May 2016
Rescued 14-year old Ese Oruru gave birth to a baby girl on Thursday in Yenagoa.
13 May 2016
Justice Aliya Nganjiwa of the Federal High Court, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, yesterday granted an application by lawyers to Ese Oruru, requesting that the young girl’s evidence be taken in camera.