Ese Oruru, the 14-year-old girl abducted by a man named Yunusa Dahiru from Bayelsa State and taken to Kano where she was forcefully married to him, delivered a baby girl yesterday at the Government House clinic Yenagoa, Bayelsa. Ese had a safe delivery and both she and her baby are in good health.
Ese Oruru, the 14-year-old girl abducted by a man named Yunusa Dahiru from Bayelsa State and taken to Kano where she was forcefully married to […]
Justice Aliya Ngajiwa of the Federal High Court in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital, yesterday, approved an application by lawyers to Ese Oruru, requesting the court to take the minor’s evidence in camera.
The law permits courts to hear evidence in private, especially in cases that may breach trade secrets, national security or matters involving minors. Those in the media or not directly involved in the matter would not be allowed in the court to hear Ese’s evidence.
Ese, 14, was allegedly […]
The alleged abductor of 14-year-old Ese Oruru, Yunusa Dahiru, alias Yellow, standing trial at a Federal High Court in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, has not been able to meet his bail conditions. He is remanded in Okaka Prisons in the state capital. Yunusa was granted a N3m bail by the court on Monday.
Lead counsel for Yunusa, Mr. Kayode Olaosebikan, confirmed on Saturday that Yunusa had yet to meet the bail conditions. Olaosebikan said his client had remained in prison custody due to his […]