The Motor Transport and Targeted visitors Directorate (MTTD) has confiscated motorbikes of recalcitrant riders at Madina in the Larger Accra Area.
Led by Divisional Commander in demand of the MTTD, the staff clamped down on reckless motorcyclist who rode with total disregard for other highway consumers.
A complete of 60 motor bikes were impounded at the Divisional headquarters.
Riders ended up arrested for several offences like driving without the need of a licence, uninsured motor bikes, and numerous other offences.
The MTTD is, even so, screening the defaulters for additional punitive actions to be meted out.
This will come in the midst of critical discussion about the operation of motorbikes in the region.
When 1 faction is of the check out that the commercial operation of bikes should continue to be illegal because it poses large loss of life threats to consumers.
The other side maintains it should be legalised as it is a resource of employment for the riders.
1 of the important marketing campaign guarantees of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) is to reverse the ban on the well-known ‘Okada’ company. The ban was handed when the bash was in business office.
Even so, the Transport Minister, Kwasi Ofori Asiamah, uncovered that the govt has begun stakeholder consultations to make your mind up on whether or not to assessment the legislation banning the commercial use of bikes or put into action it.
Above the a long time, Okada riders have stormed parliament to appeal for authorized recognition.