The Lagos State Government on Thursday has extended Okada ban to four more Local Govt Areas and six Local Council Development Areas.
It was gathered that the state Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has directed full enforcement from September 1, 2022.
The Commissioner for Transport, Dr Frederic Oladeinde, who announced this on Thursday, said it was after a review of the earlier ban on commercial motorcycles operation in six local councils.
According to him, the state government took the decision in the best interest of the generality of the residents and for security reasons.
The additional councils where total Okada ban is pronounced includes Kosofe Local Government; Ikosi-Isherri LCDA and Agboyi-Ketu LCDA, Oshodi-Isolo Local Government; Isolo LCDA, Shomolu Local Government; Bariga LCDA and Mushin Local Government; Odi-Olowo LCDA.
More details to follow…