From Haojue, Bajaj, Yamaha to Honda. Motorcycles are everywhere in Lasgidi (Lagos State) except where banned. They are sometimes the first option, the last resort and evidently, the fastest way to get anywhere as traffic jams occur. Don’t be fooled by the two-wheelers, their riders are stuntmen. Simply put, many of them are out of … Continue reading OKADA SERIES: ARE THE FAMOUS TWO-WHEELERS A BLESSING OR CURSE?
There’s basically no road regulation the driver didn’t break from reckless manoeuvres, over speeding, overtaking on the wrong side etc. To make matters worse, the headlamps of the vehicle were faulty, we landed in every pothole before we knew it was there. At a point, a lady threatened the driver, his reply was if his driving wasn’t good enough for her she should alight the bus. It was war, immediately we reached Ibadan, more than half of the passengers dismounted and wished me farewell.
The Corper laid on the pavement, drained of all energy. “What is the problem!”, the soldier ranted. “I cannot continue Sir, my body is not built for this”, he replied. Everyone laughed. He received the beating of his life till he got on his feet.