The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced a total ban on commercial motorcycles popularly called “Okada” in some local government areas in the state.
The ban according to Sanwo-Olu would become effective from 1st of June 2022.
The concerned local government areas are, Ikeja, SuruLere, Eti-Osa, Lagos Mainland, Lagos Island and Apapa.
The Governor announced the ban while speaking to all DPO’s and Area Commanders in the state at the Lagos House in Ikeja.
Sanwo-Olu also directed that other security agencies should join in the enforcement of the ban.