A federal high court sitting in Yenagoa ,the Bayelsa state capital has sentenced Yinusa Dahiru to 26 years imprisonment over abduction , rape  and impregnating Ese Oruru .
In 2015, Thirteen-year-old Ese Oruru was abducted, raped and impregnated by Yunusa Dahiru, a man presumably old enough to be her father in Bayelsa state and taken away  her to Kano state where she was later rescued in the palace of the Emir of Kano.
Presiding Judge, Justice Jane Inyang acquitted Dahiru on 1st count 1,  5 years on the 2nd count ,7 years on the 3rd count and 7 years on both the  4th and 5th count charges.
She however ruled that judgement  will run consecutively.