The days of Okada…
With the near total ban of commercial motorcycle operators otherwise called okada from all major highways and highbrow residential areas in Lagos metropolis, one can sense that the days of okada in the city are numbered.
Okada ban: Lagos government to deploy additional buses to ease commuters’ pains
The Lagos State Government has directed the management of Lagos Bus Services Limited (LBSL) to deploy a fleet of 65 buses to join some major routes as from Monday to ease commuters’ pain.
Lagos deploys 65 buses on some routes affected by okada, keke restriction
Lagos State has said it will deploy a fleet of 65 buses along major some routes from Monday, February 3, to ameliorate the hardship commuters are facing as a result of the restriction order on the operators of motorcycles and tricycles in some parts of the state. The state's commissioner for information Gbenga Omotosho said…
Police begin enforcement of tricycle, okada ban in Lagos
Following the decision of the Lagos State government to restrict motorcycles and tricycles popularly known as Okada and Keke Marwa respectively from plying major highways
Again, Lagos battles commercial motorcyclists, others
Except for the administration of Bola Ahmed Tinubu, every other administration in Lagos State since the return of democracy has, in one way or the other, flexed muscle with commercial motorcyclists, and tricycle operators.
Harrowing experience on day one of Lagos ban on Okada, Marwa
Many residents had a distressing time yesterday, moving from one point to another, as Lagos State government’s ban on motorcycles and tricycles, popularly called Okada and Marwa, took off. There was full compliance in some of the places monitored.
Okada, keke riders to brave ban enforcement
As the Lagos State government’s prohibition of commercial motorcycles and tricycles takes effect in some local councils tomorrow, a cloud of uncertainty hangs over commuters and operators alike. BENJAMIN ALADE reports. For many commuters in chaotic Lagos, commercial motorcycles or okada transport is inevitable. But the recent ban declared by the state government appeared to…
Ban okada in our area, Ajao Estate residents beg Sanwo-Olu
Residents of Ajao Estate in Oshodi Isolo Local Government Area yesterday made a startling request to the Lagos State government.
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.