The Imo State government has announced plans to ban the use of commercial tricycles otherwise known as keke in most parts of the state capital Owerri metropolis. The Imo State keke ban which as earlier scheduled to take effect on October 1st has been postponed till 1st December this year by the order of the governor, H.E Owelle Okorocha. Information reaching GistGate.com has it that the following areas will not be affected by the ban:
Areas of operations are:
Okigwe Road: Hardel Junction
Nekede Old road: 4th inland bridge.
Aba road : Naze Junction
Egbu Road: Road Safety junction
MCC road: Toronto junction
Onitsha Road: 1st Bustop.