Sunday, 25th September 2022
Breaking News:


18 Sep
Baba Funmi, a middle-aged commercial motorcyclist has three daughters two of whom are in tertiary institutions, while the third is in secondary school.
16 Sep
Lagos State Police Command has secured the conviction of 1,490 people for various offences in the state. They consist of miscreants, street traders and traffic offenders among others.
12 Sep
Last week, Lagos State Government extended the ban on commercial motorcycles popularly known as Okada to four additional local government areas and six local council development areas
28 Aug
With millions of Lagos residents still suffering the consequence of the total ban on the operations of commercial motorcycle operators in some local councils, penultimate Thursday’s extension
17 Aug
Lagosians have called on the state government to ban commercial motorcycles in Lagos. A stakeholders’ forum convened to review the ban on commercial motorcycles
8 Aug
The proposed nationwide ban on the operation of motorcycles as a means of transportation and a blanket ban on mining activities nationwide is another evidence of a failure of leadership
4 Aug
Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom, has directed motorcycle owners to operate between 6:00a.m.and 8:00p.m. in 23 Local Councils of the state as part of measures to curb insecurity.
26 Jul
Motorcycle operators (popularly known as Okada) have advised the Federal Government to perish the idea of a blanket ban on their operations and rejig the security architecture to tackle Nigeria’s security challenge.
14 Jun
The nuisance posed by commercial motorcycle riders popularly called okada in many parts of Nigeria has recently heightened, constituting a menace to citizens in general
9 Jun
The Chairman of Lagos Island East Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Muibi Alade Folawiyo, has assured residents of adequate alternative means of transportation to address the security
31 May
Civil Rights Advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday, tasked heads of security institutions on emerging ‘Okada riders’ who are terrorizing local communities.
20 May
The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Abiodun Alabi, says the command is after foreigners operating as commercial motorcyclists in the state.


35 mins ago
The Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS), FCT Command, has begun a joint interagency simulation training to secure all custodial centres in the territory.
39 mins ago
The Commandant-General, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Dr Ahmed Audi, has dismissed insinuations of conflict of responsibility between NSCDC and the Nigeria Police Force.
1 hour ago
Pro-Russian authorities in the occupied southern Ukrainian city of Kherson accused Kyiv's forces of killing two people including a former lawmaker on Sunday in a missile strike on a hotel.
1 hour ago
Floyd Mayweather knocked out mixed martial arts fighter Mikuru Asakura in the second round on Sunday in Japan in the latest of the boxing great's post-retirement exhibitions.The 45-year-old Mayweather floored his opponent with
1 hour ago
Alhaji Imran Ja’afar-Jino, the People’s Redemption Party (PRP) Gubernatorial Candidate in Katsina State, has challenged contestants to present their drug integrity test results to the public.