07 June 2021 By Remi Johnson
FCT Directorate of Road Traffic Services, DTRS, popularly known as VIO has confiscated one hundred and fifteen commercial motorcycles in Kubwa, Bwari Area Council, Abuja.
The DRTS officials in a joint operation with FCTA Command and Control Taskteam on city sanitation carried out the raid on Okada operators in various hotspots within Kubwa.
During the operation, 30 motorcycles were discovered and confiscated in an unoccupied two storey building situated at number 214 Bakori Road in kubwa.
Head of FCT DTRS Taskteam, Adamu Shehu Maiwada explained that the joint operation is aimed at ensuring adequate security in the Territory.
Maiwada who stressed that okada had been banned from operating in Kubwa,
reiterated that the Taskforce would not relent in sustaining the exercise, towards addressing the issue.
“Preliminary report generated so far revealed that we have confiscated over one hundred and fifteen motorcycles during today’s operation, in Kubwa. ..Everyday, we will go out to the streets, to clamp down on contravening okada riders, which we will continue until the order is maintained.”