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More Woes Trail Okada Riders Ban

INSIDEMAINLAND - Ahead of the June 1st, 2022, commencement of ban on commercial motorcyclists, popularly called “Okada ” riders, the Lagos State Government has concluded arrangement to inaugurate Anti-Okada Squad for enforcement. Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, who earlier announced the planned ban on activities of Okada in 6 Local Government

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We’ll Not Condone Traffic Abuse By Motorcyclists – Lagos Taskforce

INSIDEMAINLAND - Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences Unit (Taskforce) has said it would not rest on its oars until penchant disregard for traffic rules and regulations reduces drastically among commercial motorcyclists in the metropolis just as it impounded 410 between last week and yesterday. Giving the breakdown of the figure,

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Police raid okada riders after death of businessman in Ikorodu

The Ikorodu Division of the Lagos State Police Command have embarked on a massive raid on commercial motorcyclists (okada riders) in different parts of Ikorodu. Last week, InsideMainland reported that okada riders stoned a businessman to death in the Elepe community of Ikorodu after he accidentally hit a partially sighted man

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Keke Ban: Physically challenged lay siege at Sanwo-olu’s office in protest

by Damilola Agekameh Not less than a hundred physically challenged people laid siege at the office of Lagos State Governor, Alausa, Ikeja, yesterday to protest against the decision by Governor Sanwo-Olu to restrict tricycle operators popularly called Keke Napep, in 15 councils. The protesters, who were affected by the decision, laid siege at the Governor’s office,

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Okada Ban: Sanwo-Olu, LASUTH to treat gunshot victim

by Damilola Agekameh The wife of Lagos State governor, Dr. Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, together with the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), has pledged to financially support 15-year-old Mariam Shobukola to get through subsequent stages of her hospital management following her injuries sustained during the Okada, Keke ban protest in Iyana Ipaja,

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