Commercial motorcyclists popularly known as okada riders have started leaving Lagos, as enforcement of ban on motorcycle and tricycle operations in major areas of the state took effect on Saturday.
Many okada riders have already surrendered to the enforcement by relocating from Lagos with their motorcycles.
A number of motorcyclists are already leaving Lagos in droves..Some left around 6am on Saturday in two trucks loaded with their motorcycles.
Lots of them on their bikes with sacks of their belongings on Lagos Ibadan expressway, we learnt are not returning to the north, otherwise they will have gone through trailers. They are coming to Ibadan, Oshogbo, Shagamu, Abeokuta and other major towns in the south west.