The Taraba state government has banned the use of motorcycles in some towns and villages across three local government areas of the state.
This was contained in a press release signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Iliya Bekyu Akweh.
It states that His Excellency, Governor Darius Dickson Ishaku has approved the ban of the use of motorcycles in the following towns and villages in three Local Government Areas.
*Chanchanji *Kofai Ahmadu *Kunkunu *Dogon-gawa *Tor-Tsee *Gbaondo
*Rafin-Kara *Tor-Iorsha *Tor-Musa *Chonku Chiefdom *Assa Chiefdom *Va’ase *Gbeji (Taraba) *Ikyaor *Jenikura *Kente *Sondi
It states that Security Agencies Namely Army, Police, DSS, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps and the Federal Road Safety Commission are hereby directed to enforce the order by arresting and prosecuting violators.