Okada&Keke Ban: Lagos Commissioner asks commuters to embrace walking
With a lot of Lagosians now walking to get to their various destinations following the ban on the operation of okadas and kekes in some parts of Lagos, Commissioner for Information Gbenga Omotoso would probably be glad about his recent admonition for residents to exercise more to stay healthy.
Okada and keke ban leaves Lagos commuters frustrated
Monday was the first official workday since the commencement of the Lagos State government’s ban on the operation of okadas and kekes in some parts of the metropolis. It is a move that has left okada and keke operators, as well as commuters, frustrated.
The motorbike (Okada) evolution on Nigeria's crowded roads
Known for its nightmare traffic and badly maintained roads, getting to work in Lagos is a daily ordeal that often lasts hours. Sensing an opportunity, a growing number of ride-hailing services have stepped into the chaos bringing order to the traditional "Okada" motorbike system that has long whizzed perilously around Lagos.