A Federal High Court sitting in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, has sentenced Yinusa Dahiru to a 26- year imprisonment for abducting and forcing a teenager, Ese Oruru into marriage.
The long-awaited judgement was delivered on Thursday by Justice Jane Inyang.
Ese Oruru was abducted, taken to Kano State and forced into marriage by Yinusa.
Jane acquitted Dahiru on Count one but jailed him five years (count two), seven years (count three) seven years (count four) and seven years, (count five).
According to the judge, the sentences would run concurrently.