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Fahim Saleh Dead: Gokada Founder Murdered In US
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Fahim Saleh Dead: Gokada Founder Murdered In US

Fahim Saleh, The owner of GoKada has been found dead in his New York apartment. The dismembered body of the tech entrepreneur who bought the New York apartment for $2.25 million last year was found around 3:30pm on Tuesday July 14. Police said the limbless, headless torso of the 33-year-old millionaire tech entrepreneur was found with an electric saw lying next to the remains.  New York Daily News reported that the police made the grisly discovery in a building on E Houston St at Suffolk St. on the Lower East side at about 3:30pm. NYPD officers visited the seventh-floor condo after the the deceased's sister called 911 because she had not seen her brother in a day.  Fahim was last seen on surveillance footage on Monday afternoon around 1:40pm, when he entered ...
Lagos State Bans Okada, Gokada, Opay and Others
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Lagos State Bans Okada, Gokada, Opay and Others

The Lagos State Government has banned the activities of motorcycle riders known as Okada riders and tricycle riders, OPay and GOkada in six Local Government Areas (LGAs), nine Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) and 10 major highways across the State. The state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso, who made the announcement at the State House in Alausa, said the measures were taken by the Government in response to “scary figures” of fatal accidents recorded from operations of Okada and tricycles in the State between 2016 and 2019. Omotoso said the lack of regard for the Lagos Traffic Laws by the Okada and tricycle riders had resulted in preventable loss of lives, adding that their impermissible movements on restricted highways had also contributed to traffic...