Mixed reactions trail proposed restriction on okada, keke in Lagos
By their popular mode of transport, you shall know them. Air travel is to North America what efficient rail network is to Europe and Asia.
In All I Want, Abbeyyte celebrates womanhood
Serial entrepreneur cum artiste, Omokaro Abiodun Ezekiel, also known as Abbeyyte, puts his versatility on display in his new single entitled All I Want.
Expert advocates financial inclusion to tackle poverty, insecurity, others
Financial expert, Prof Raphael Igbinosa Adeghe, of the Department of Banking and Finance, on Thursday, said financial inclusion remains a potent tool to tackle rising poverty, insecurity, and other socio-economic challenges in the country.
Man steals in-law’s police uniform to hijack okadas
A Motorcyclist who stole his in-law’s police crested vest and cap in order to hijack a motorcycle along with two other suspects have been nabbed in Ikorodu, Lagos by the operatives of Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of the Lagos State police command.
4,500 impounded ‘okadas’ awaiting Sanwo-Olu’s directives, says Task Force spokesman
The Lagos State Task Force on Sunday said that it had impounded 4,500 motorcycles (Okada) from riders who had defaulted the states traffic law.
Lagos residents apprehensive over motorcyclists policy
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, recently revealed that new policies, which would regulate the operations of commercial motorcyclists, also known as Okada, were underway. Making this known at the ceremony to give an account of his stewardship marking 100 days in office...
Army sacks soldier over death of Abia motorcyclist
The Nigerian Army Wednesday handed over to the Abia State Police Command Lance Corporal Ajayi Johnson who reportedly shot to death a motorcyclist Chimaobi Nwaogu at Umuokereke Ngwa on 7th August 2019. “In keeping with our earlier promise, the dismissed soldier has been handed over to Abia State Police Command on Wednesday 21 August 2019…
Task Force activities worsen Oshodi-Ikeja traffic gridlock
Motorists and other road users plying Ikeja axis on the Abeokuta-Agege motor road have called on Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and other stakeholders involved...
Okada riders worried over rising ritual killing of colleagues in Ilorin
A frightening dimension has been added to suspected cases of rituals in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, as commercial motorcycle operators...
Igbinedion varsity lecturer killed while attempting to escape from kidnappers
The Edo State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Mohammed DanMallam, yesterday confirmed the killing of a lecturer at the Igbinedion University, Okada, near Benin, by suspected kidnappers. DanMallam said the lecturer, Kelvin Izevbekhai, was killed in an attempted escape bid when the victims were being marched into the forest by the kidnappers. It was gathered that…
Igbinedion varsity moves to revolutionise healthcare delivery
The Federal Government has approved the move by the management of Igbinedion University, Okada (IUO) to establish a Patient Safety Institute at the ivory tower to revolutionise healthcare delivery in the country. The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, gave the endorsement at the weekend in Okada, Edo State while delivering the Maiden Distinguished Guest…