Lagos state government has banned the operation of commercial motorcyclists and tricycles in parts of Lagos metropolis.
The banned commercial motorcycles include those operated by O-pay and Gokada.
The first phase of the ban begins on February 1 in 15 local governments and local council development areas.
The affected local government areas are Apapa, Lagos Mainland, Surulere, Ikeja, Eti Osa and Lagos Island.
The ban also affected Apapa-Iganmu, Yaba, Itire-Ikate, Coker,Aguda, Onigbongbo, Ojodu, Ikoyi, Obalende, Victoria Island and Lagos Island east local council development areas.