• 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. […]