The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) Task Force has apprehended Okada riders in large numbers who were returning from Lagos, Zamfara, Kaduna and other states.
According to the head of the Task Force, Ikharo Attah, some of the Okada riders from Lagos has been on transit in the last four days.
The total number of arrest made included: 75 persons, 62 motorcycles.
“They were apprehended after Giri Junction at Airport Road,” Ikharo Attah, said while giving the breakdown of the people that were arrested.
“Breakdown of those apprehended and their states of departure are: Lagos- 4, Zamfara -9, Kaduna- 6, Kano- 3 and Katsina-53. Those from Lagos had been on the road for about four days now,” Attach added.