LAGOS STATE GOVERNMENT IMPOUNDS 134 MOTORCYCLES ALONG CMS, MARINA, APONGBON AND YABA
Written by trafficradio on October 15, 2019
In a bid to restore sanity to Lagos roads and rid the state of defiant motorcyclists, operatives of the Lagos State Environmental Sanitation and Special Offences Agency, Taskforce has impounded illegal commercial motorcycles plying restricted routes including an ORide motorcyclist for driving against traffic.
Its Chairman, Olayinka Egbeyemi said this today while parading one hundred and thirty-four motorcycles impounded for flouting traffic regulations and riding along restricted routes at CMS, Marina, Apongbon and Yaba.
Egbeyemi stated that the agency was compelled to embark on the clampdown of motorcycles due to the enormous complaints about the illegal activities of the motorcyclists and the rate at which they ride carelessly, thereby putting lives of motorists and pedestrians in danger.
He noted that the clampdown would stretch down to all axis of Victoria Island, Ajah, Lekki to put a check to illegal operations and plying of restricted routes.