Video of Some Keke Napeps and Motorcycle being loaded on lorry reportedly leaving Lagos following ban on its operation by the state government (video)


On the 27th of January, 2020, the Lagos State Government banned the activities of motorcycle riders popularly known as Okada riders and tricycle riders in six Local Government Areas (LGAs), nine Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) and 10 major highways across the State. Also banned were ride hailing services, OPay and GOkada.

Following the ban, some Keke Napeps and motorcycle riders were spotted in a viral video being loaded in a lorry for a trip to an unknown destination.

A man was heard saying in the background that “Kekes are going, they are leaving Lagos”, while recording the video.