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Why we impounded Okada in second rainbow – Taskforce

Pandemonium broke out, yesterday, at Second Rainbow in Amuwo Odofin Local government area, along the Oshodi-Apapa expressway, as commercial motorcyclists, popularly known as Okada, violently protested the seizure of their bikes by the Lagos State Task Force. Trouble started when Lagos Task Force officials impounded commercial motorcycles. However, they met with

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Police attack Okada riders in Odogunyan, extorts N10,000 from bikers

Men of the Nigerian Police Force in Odogunyan Ikorodu have been reportedly harassing and extorting okada riders in the vicinity for what they describe as flouting the Lagos State government's ban on motorcycles. Reports emanating from social media relayed that the Okada riders have been plying other routes not earmarked by

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GRAPHIC VIDEO: Okada rider battered after refusing harassment by Policemen in Ejigbo

A yet to be identified Okada rider has been battered and bruised in an unfortunate accident he sustained while being harassed by policemen in the Orilowo Ejigbo area of Lagos State. The video made rounds showing the battered body of the Okada rider in a pool of blood after being stitched

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Lagos Warns Okada Riders Running Illegal Courier Services

The Lagos State Government has warned commercial motorcyclists, popularly called Okada riders operating illegally as dispatchers despite the existing ban on their activities in the state. The warning was contained in a statement released by the government on Wednesday via its Facebook page. According to the statement, the Commissioner for Transportation, Frederic Oladeinde, made

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