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Aisha Buhari Spotted Inside Keke (Photos) / Unrest In Owerri As Keke Drivers Protest Ban By Governor Okorocha (Photos) / Okorocha Bans Keke Napep In Owerri, Replaces Them With 2000 Wagons (Photos) (1) (2) (3) (4)
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by AuroraB(f): 10:57am On Dec 06, 2017|
Ihere eme, like boss, like odibo ya
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by Reference(m): 11:02am On Dec 06, 2017|
Just a while ago when motorbikes were banned government sang the virtues of the 'keke' as the appropriate alternative. In getting the keke banned what makes you think government will not come hard on the proposed alternative in the nearest future. Remember these are investments by a lot of people who will have taken loans, entered into contribution and are on hire purchase agreements. Sending them to the hinterlands is akin to economic execution and a government that cannot provide economic and business alternatives should not even contemplate such a hasty decision.
All the states that had banned one form of transport or the other over the years have not recorded any social, economic or environmental progress whatsoever. It hasn't made their cities less congested, safer or more attractive. It has not improved tourism or brought in economic investment on its own.
Countries such as India, Thailand or mighty Japan, all noted tourist destinations and investor magnets have kek's and bikes swarming all over their major cities causing chaos, traffic and fun experiences for foreigners. Our governments are just so senseless and mean. Improvement in the standard of living, providing mass public transport should be their priority not sending the already hapless citizens further into the abyss of poverty. Nonsense government.
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by Spencer101(m): 11:03am On Dec 06, 2017|
Abagworo:Vote for Mbanefo Ezuma for Imo State Governor 2019 to stop all these rubbish happening in Imo state. Imo people deserve the best
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by ikennaoma(m): 11:11am On Dec 06, 2017|
Billyonaire:Sometimes I don't understand some people..... Is banning keke means d poor is under attack?? Keke was banned in major roads in Phc but I see some of d then keke drivers leaving well reason being they now cover less distance at same amount....get ur facts right before you assume
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by Juliette05(f): 11:14am On Dec 06, 2017|
QueenSekxy:what part of Owerri do you stay?
Cos around control onitsha road is hell for commuters
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by Cjrane2: 11:17am On Dec 06, 2017|
O'l boy shatap.
You saw Malaysia school girls in those Keke.
Besides,despite it's massive population India is more developed than Nigeria in every ramification and you know it.
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by guru90: 11:21am On Dec 06, 2017|
what is their gain?
just making people jobless and also making people homeless because they can't pay for their house rent....
My G... In America is living well....
me De 9ja, dey suffer via government hands...
who will save us in this Nigeria via better president...
Give us Biafra, they refused........
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by Billyonaire: 11:24am On Dec 06, 2017|
Dear Political Slave,
The poor are under attack 'nationally', yet war has not been declared on poverty.
I do not know what stirs your emotional support for the thieving politicians and religious leaders, but what ever it is, whether you are 'eating' from them, or 'drinking' from them, there will come a time, you will be ashamed that you could not understand that the poor had no options, which is why they even engaged in this useless keke napep businesses while their 'elites' enjoy in glass houses.
I am wealthy, and I stay close to the grass root so I can understand the pulse of the masses, YET some of you, who have no billion in your name are so supportive of the rich thieves while attacking me for defending our people.
I am not a tribalist, I am not religious, and I am not a nationalist. So, I have nothing to gain, except to air my views and hoping that someone will begin to use his brains and understand that the poor that we so much hate, for 'defiling' our roads, are not actually happy riding these dangerous tricycles, but they have no choice.
One day, the poor will have nothing to eat, but the rich. But I pray hard that such time should never come.
Ride on, dear zombie Ikenna, you are doing great in your duties.
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|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by mmsen: 11:26am On Dec 06, 2017|
The only comparison that is relevant in that table is the per capita. India has ten times as many people, those other stats you used are useless.
And as to the per capita, things started going downhill in Nigeria when certain people decided that ethnocentrism was more important than economic growth. If you look at 2014 Nigeria was ahead.
Your point that India is more developed in every ramification is nonsense. Their health indices are atrocious. Their malnutrition rate is amongst the worst on the planet. Likewise childhood stunting and other evils such as the killing of wives and forced marriages.
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by King4Roller: 11:31am On Dec 06, 2017|
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by Mbediogu(m): 11:34am On Dec 06, 2017|
Supported. They should shift to Okpuala, Awomama, Inyiogugu, Anara, Umuaka, and Umuagwo for onward transmission to other states if they font change. Majority are lawless.
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by 8stargeneral: 11:35am On Dec 06, 2017|
Commissioner for happiness over to u...ur work don start,time to make ur people happy.
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by constance500: 11:46am On Dec 06, 2017|
Very true.. I walked from iicc to omo hausa to get a transit bus to my destination this morning.. I was just swearing for Rochas with one mind.
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by fleexee(m): 11:53am On Dec 06, 2017|
Billyonaire:Reminds me of 2pac Changes 'they declare war on drugs, war in the Middle east' instead of war on poverty. Still see no changes, all I see is racists faces.
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by muller101(m): 11:53am On Dec 06, 2017|
Very good. Keke should be used in the farms.
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by sirlop(m): 12:19pm On Dec 06, 2017|
phenol33:U get sense at all? How many are they?
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by sirlop(m): 12:20pm On Dec 06, 2017|
sacluxisback:The fat cow got some votes. That was y he was able to manipulate the rest.
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by sashishalom(f): 12:25pm On Dec 06, 2017|
Haba....I plan on going back this Xmas and to tell me that I won't be able to enter keke again?...issa real something...Vote for me oh...commissioner of IMO state BBW'S
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by sirlop(m): 12:28pm On Dec 06, 2017|
Billyonaire:DAT IKENNA IS A REAL ZOMBIE
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by 2lateBiafra: 12:29pm On Dec 06, 2017|
Hope this kind of development will come kano and eliminate all those BASTERDs on our roads
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by ibedun: 12:41pm On Dec 06, 2017|
Shut up there, idi*t
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by ReachHard: 12:45pm On Dec 06, 2017|
in other news...
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by sacluxisback(m): 12:48pm On Dec 06, 2017|
Mind you, he didnt go through primaries and he allegedly brought in his own election materials.
Rochas is a grand master rigger. You can't beat him
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by Billyonaire: 1:00pm On Dec 06, 2017|
I really do not welcome insults from people who are beneath me in all facets of life, but since this is an anonymous forum, please continue with the insults.
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|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by engrchykae(m): 1:00pm On Dec 06, 2017|
My O town doesn't need keke. What we need is smart taxis. Rochas did well in banning keke. What is keke doing in the state capital? Owerri must be made world class,a smart city. We will get there very soon. A cool civil service and hospitality driven city.
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by Billyonaire: 1:04pm On Dec 06, 2017|
Ofcourse you need smart city, but you need people too. Cities are built for the people, so the best strategy is to make sure that no single soul goes hungry while we transition the cities. But Rochas has no smart city design in place, he has no plan to even develop the place, he is just pushing the poor to the wall and the poor are a reflection of his bad management of State resources.
Our poor people are becoming suicidal.
How come you all dont understand that no one wants to ride keke napep, it is actually the Rochas of a guy that manufacture the poverty we now have all over Owerri. Owerri was a great city, even my Dad tell me sweet stories of the ancient city of Owerri, but now it is just a shadow of Ajengule.
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by engrchykae(m): 1:04pm On Dec 06, 2017|
NtoAkwaIbom:who told you that politicians care about the future of their party?
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by engrchykae(m): 1:27pm On Dec 06, 2017|
Billyonaire:my dear Rochas is not educated or exposed like that but there are some good we can take from what he is doing.
1.the widening of the major roads in imo state.even though the roads are of poor quality,subsequent governments can work on them and bring them to standard,we have to give him credit for having the political will to step on many toes to give imolites 5 lane roads in owerri town.
Udenwa knew it was necessary but couldn't dare,Ohakim also knew it was necessary but couldn't dare.
2.the relocation of ekeukwu market is for the best interest of imo people,being situated between onitsha/owerri road and orlu/owerri road so that it will not be like ariaria and nkwo nnewi that has goods but no pliable road.
What i want Rochas to do now is to ensure that the 27 general hospitals will be working and in private hands before he leaves office.
As for the keke people,they have Okigwe,orlu and places like akwakuma to run.
It shames me when i see the army of keke in owerri as of keke is the state vehicle of imo state.
Rochas have improved the face of owerri even though he is from orlu.
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by otokx(m): 2:05pm On Dec 06, 2017|
They can come to Port Harcourt, next time they make use of their voters card.
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by Nobody: 2:13pm On Dec 06, 2017|
The matter just tire me I swear, and my hostel is far from school, I will be spending #150 per day on transport.
Rocha's is a curse to us.
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by Abagworo(m): 2:18pm On Dec 06, 2017|
Okorocha's statement read
"Keke has served us well in Imo State and
I want to thank you all for serving us well but as Imo State is developing and getting better with good roads and a lot of infrastructural developments, Keke can no longer be the appropriate means of transport within the Owerri City, this is why we are moving from Keke to a full car.”
And he didn't lie as you can see from attached photo. There isn't much difference in quality of roads between Owerri and some advanced international cities.
|Re: Keke Now Completely Banned In Owerri by grandstar(m): 2:25pm On Dec 06, 2017|
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