Have your heard? Lagos Govt bans Okada and Marwa.
Recently, The Lagos State Government banned Okada and Marwa from plying the roads in the State.
This is a big shock to the residents as this is one of the major means of transportation.
Aside the fact that is a major means of transportation, there are people source of livelihood.
our only question is , what are the other alternatives you have for these guys?
The ban also affects Opay and Gokada operators.
Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr Gbenga Omotoso, who made the announcement at the State House in Alausa.
On Monday, said the measures were taken by the Government in response to “scary figures” of fatal accidents.
He said it recorded from operations of Okada and tricycles in the State between 2016 and 2019.
In other words, The ban takes effects from February 1st 2020.
Let’s talk about the estates and neighborhoods that requires the operation of Okada and Tricycles in and around the estate.
I can’t even imagine the crisis, have you considered how the crime rate will increase?
This will definitely affects the real estate business for real.
According to the Commissioner, operations of Okada and Keke NAPEP have been banned in the following LGAs and LCDAs:
Apapa LGA, Apapa Iganmu LCDA, Lagos Mainland LGA, Yaba LCDA, Surulere LGA, Itire-Ikate LCDA, and Coker-Aguda LCDA.
Others are Ikeja LGA, Onigbongbo, LCDA, Ojodu LCDA, Eti-Osa LGA, Ikoyi-Obalende LCDA, and Iru-Victoria Island LCDA, Lagos Island LGA and Lagos Island East LCDA.
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