I was robbed in my home, Fashola says on Okada ban

Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has supported the ban in some parts of Lagos on commercial motorcyclists, also known as Okada, and tricycles. Speaking on Thursday at a public lecture organised by the United Action for Change in Lagos, Mr Fashola recounted an incident which occurred in 1999 to back his position onContinue reading “I was robbed in my home, Fashola says on Okada ban”

Sanwo-Olu bans tricycles, Okada, Opay, Gokada on Lagos Road

Lagos State Government has placed a ban on the activities of commercial motorcycles popularly called Okada and tricycles in some local government areas in the state. The ban also includes Opay and Gokada operators. Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso, said on Monday that the decision was taken after a robust assessment of theContinue reading “Sanwo-Olu bans tricycles, Okada, Opay, Gokada on Lagos Road”

Youth Protests as motorist kills 3 sisters, 1 other in Edo

Four women, three sisters and their friend, lost their lives in the early hours of Saturday, October 26 – The ladies were hit by a motorist while waiting for a bus at Uselu Community along the Benin-Lagos highway The incident led to protest by youths of the community who are asking the Edo state governmentContinue reading “Youth Protests as motorist kills 3 sisters, 1 other in Edo”