Okada boycott: Hausa people group in Lagos orders individuals to go along
Hausa Community, under the support of Lagos State Arewa Community, LASACOMM, has guided its individuals to consent to the arrangements of the laws of Lagos State, especially the new prohibition on exercises of business motorcyclists, prevalently called “Okada” riders
The order was contained in a nine-point dispatch and endorsed by its Secretary General, Musa Saleh, delivered toward the finish of the extra-common gathering held, yesterday in Lagos.
The dispatch read to a limited extent: “The limitation of Commercial Motorcycle (Okada) administrators in a few Local Governments in Lagos State is certainly not another regulation. It has been in presence for more than 10 years. We settled today collectively that every one of our individuals should conform to the arrangements of the laws of Lagos State.
“We are honest and we will constantly keep on insinuating on the entirety of our individuals to keep on being well behaved and work just inside the ambits of the law.
“We support all actions taken by the Lagos State Government in it’s endeavors towards safeguarding life and successes, everything being equal.
“We denounce in entirety the exercises of all criminal components who are generally outsiders from Niger Republic, Chard, Cameroon and other adjoining nations who have penetrated the positions of those veritable riders and accordingly executing all types of wrongdoing in Lagos state and are comprising not kidding dangers to the lives and properties of inhabitants.
“We are approaching the Security Agencies to recognize and capture that multitude of criminal components taking on the appearance of Okada riders.
“We are likewise entrusting the Nigeria Immigration Service to move forward its activities along the fringe in checking the deluge of those unfamiliar components coming into the Country without real aim.
“We are in complete responsibility and backing to the authoritative arrangements of the Lagos State Government disposing of all security dangers advancing harmony and quietness, shielding lives and properties of Lagos and the huge arrangement and improvement of foundations offices for all Lagosians.
“We are approaching all good natured Arewa Community individuals to follow our normal determination and keep away from the Local Governments of Apapa, Surulere, Lagos Island, Lagos Mainland, Etiosa and Ikeja.
“We will work with the state government and the relationship of Arewa Okada Riders towards the execution of surviving guidelines and documentation of all riders in all Local Governments of Lagos State.
“We should have sufficient information on everybody. We approach the Lagos State Government to be watchful and go to appropriate reformatory lengths on rotten ones inside the security offices.”
The people group, accordingly, praised the state government for help its formative projects and approached government to keep on supporting its projects.