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Passenger Kills Motorcyclist Over N150

23-year-old jobseeker, Ibrahim Sulaimon from Kogi State, have been arrested by officers of the Nigerian Police for reportedly killing a motorcycle rider, Rafiu Gafar, in the Ajuwon area of Ogun State over an argument on money. The father of one, who …

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Abuja Shut Down As Okada Riders And Police Clash

Thousands of commercial motorcyclists popularly called Okada riders and the police in the Abuja suburb of Jikwoyi  had a serious yesterday. It would have turned bloody but not for the timely intervention of  a team of mobile policemen dispatched from the …

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Okada riders beat up LASTMA officers

Okada riders plying Magodo area of Lagos State  fought a combined team of policemen and LASTMA officers at the Ojodu Berger road, yesterday, Monday. It started when an Okada rider, plied one of the restricted routes, and was chased by the patrol teams. After …

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Policeman Kills Okada Rider With Single Baton Blow

An unidentified policeman from Pen Cinema Police Division, Agege, Lagos State, has allegedly killed an okada rider identified simply as Omo Saki, after the policeman hit him with a baton on the head on Tuesday morning at Oba Ogunnusi Road in the …

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Lagos State Government Impounds And Destroys 3,000 Okadas

The Taskforce on Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit of Lagos State Government on Tuesday dismantled 3000 motorcycles, popularly called okada. The okadas were impounded from their owners for violating traffic laws and taken to the task force yard in …

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