Yinusa, the tricycle operator who abducted Ese Oruru, is currently in police custody, the Force Public Relations Officer, Bisi Kolawole has confirmed. Kolawole made the confirmation today at a news briefing held at the force headquarters in Abuja. The force PRO said at the briefing at which Ese’s mother, Mrs. Rose Oruru, was present that the girl would undergo a comprehensive physical examination.
Meanwhile, the Inspector-General of Police, Solomon Arase, has ordered that a panel should be set up to find out why Ese’s rescue was delayed for more than five months. Kolawole had confirmed during the briefing that Ese’s father, Charles had reported the matter to the police since August last year but noted that there were delays due to bureaucratic processes.