• Can You Imagine? Photo of Okada Rider Carrying 9 Passengers Goes Viral

    Can You Imagine? Photo of Okada Rider Carrying 9 Passengers Goes Viral

    This is a risky act by a motorcyclist in the North-east part of Nigeria with sketchy reports about the circumstances behind the action.

    Nine residents of Borno State in an unspecified location in the area ridiculously mounted a motorcycle against the safety regulations of road usage.

    Top commenters called this action an indictment to the Federal Road Safety Service Corp constitutionally set up to check this

  • Okada rider denies raping 8-year-old, says “my manhood was too big for her”

    Okada rider denies raping 8-year-old, says “my manhood was too big for her”

    A commercial motorcycle operator identified simply as Daniel, has dismissed allegations that he raped an eight-year-old girl to coma.

    Daniel was said to have lured the victim into his room at Ogiri Oko Street in Otukpo, Benue State under the guise of sending her on an errand on Wednesday.

    The incident was said to have left the eight-years-old unconscious.

    The suspect was however apprehended by vigilantes from Igbanonmaje after the girl’s mother reported the incident to them.

    The victim’s mother was said to have […]

  • Court remands Police Inspector for killing ‘okada’ rider

    Court remands Police Inspector for killing ‘okada’ rider

    A Magistrate Court sitting in Oke Eda, Akure, Ondo State on Friday ordered for the remand of a police inspector, Anthony Nwadike in prison custody for allegedly killing an motorcycle rider in Omifon in Odigbo Local Government Area of Ondo State.

    Sources said the deceased, Sunday Joseph and two other persons were shot by the alleged killer cop during an argument.

    They were said to be on the motorcycle and met the accused person and some other police men at a police […]

  • Okada rider bags N100,000 bail for plying prohibited route

    Okada rider bags N100,000 bail for plying prohibited route

    An Ikorodu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State has slammed a N100,000 bail on a 40-year-old commercial motorcyclist, Hameed Safaliu, for allegedly plying a prohibited route.

    The Magistrate, Mr A. Oshodi-Makanju, who gave the ruling on Thursday, granted him two responsible sureties.

    He said the sureties, who should be gainfully employed, should also show evidence of tax payment.

    Safaliu, whose address is unknown, pleaded not guilty.

    But the prosecutor, Sgt. Kemi Adeniran, insisted that the accused committed the offence on July 27 at 4.00 p.m. […]

  • How we rob our victims – Okada rider

    How we rob our victims – Okada rider

    The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP, Fatai Owoseni, on Friday paraded 17 robbers who specialised in robbing Lagos residents on motorcycles.

    The CP said the suspects, including a 20-year-old commercial motorcyclist, Oluwole Sunday, were arrested a week ago, revealing that some of the robbers concentrated on people leaving banks with the hope that any bag they held must have money in it.

    Owoseni said, “The police impounded a motorcycle used by one of the suspects that had been modified for […]

  • 17-Year-Old Okada Rider Docked For Snatching Handbag In Church Premises

    17-Year-Old Okada Rider Docked For Snatching Handbag In Church Premises

    A 17-year-old motorcyclist, was on Thursday arraigned in an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, for allegedly snatching a worshiper’s handbag in a church premises.

    The accused, Ridwan Onigbede, who resides at No. 10 Obajimi St. Surulere, Lagos is facing a two-count charge bordering on stealing and breach of peace.

    The Prosecutor, Insp. Emada Victor, told the court that the accused on April 10, unlawfully entered the Cherubim and Seraphim Church in Mushin, Lagos.

    He alleged that the accused stole a wristwatch and a hand […]

  • Suspected Okada thief beaten up by angry mob in Lagos … See photos

    Suspected Okada thief beaten up by angry mob in Lagos … See photos

    An Okada man who allegedly tried to steal a motorcylce on Kosoko street in Ojodu-Berger area in Lagos state was given the beating of his life this morning by an angry mob. He is pictured lying exhausted after he was badly beaten. See another photo

  • So Sad: Okada Rider Electrocuted In Otukpo, Benue State (Graphic Pic)

    So Sad: Okada Rider Electrocuted In Otukpo, Benue State (Graphic Pic)

    The incident happened on Thursday morning, September 24. He fell into a puddle of water on the road, close to a poorly insulated electric pole & was immediately electrocuted.

    The two passengers he was carrying were however unharmed. See the graphic pic below:

                  

  • How I Raped Pregnant Corps Member —Okada Rider Explains

    How I Raped Pregnant Corps Member —Okada Rider Explains

    A 30-year-old commercial motorcycle operator, popularly known as Okada rider, Tumi Ayileka, who was alleged to have, despite the plea by a National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member (names withheld), that she was three months pregnant, still forcefully had carnal knowledge of her.

    The victim had been posted to Ondo State and deployed to Imoru in Ose LGA for her primary assignment. The alleged rape happened on the route she had been taking on motor bike since she was deployed to […]

  • Drunken Okada Rider Arraigned In Court For Killing Woman

    Drunken Okada Rider Arraigned In Court For Killing Woman

    A commercial motorcyclist popularly called okada rider, Solomon Eni, has been arraigned before an Ojokoro Magistrate’s Court sitting in Ikeja for allegedly causing the death of a woman.

    Twenty-five-year old Eni was said to be taking the unidentified woman, said to be to in her 30s, to the Jankara Junction bus stop in the Ijaiye area of Lagos around 9.30pm on June 27 when the accident occurred on Clem Road.

    It was learnt that Eni rode on top speed, overtaking vehicles indiscriminately. […]