Man shares how his bike business helped him take care of family

Man shares how his bike business helped him take care of family

- Mohammed Lary, a 'taxi bike' ('okada') rider, has said that the business was able to help him take care of his family

- Mohammed indicated that he has been in the business for only five years

- There has been a political debate over the okada business after NDC's flagbearer, John Dramani Mahama, promised to legalise it if he returns to power

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A professional motorbike rider called Mohammed Lary has revealed that he was able to support his family and buy land for himself because of his taxi business.

In an interview with Briefly.co.za, Mohammed explained that he started the business only five years ago but has been able to gather enough funds to cater for his family's needs.

Mohammed Lary, who graduated from senior high school and was unable to further his education due to lack of money, said he started riding the motorbike after his car broke down, as he had worked as a driver.

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Watch the video below:

Briefly.co.za interviewed Mohammed Lary concerning his means of livelihood.

In addition to this, the taxi bike business has been in the news lately as the flagbearer of the biggest opposition party, the NDC, has promised to legalise the business if he is voted back into power.

Members of the ruling NPP have, on the other hand, been bashing the NDC's presidential candidate over the issue.

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I've been able to buy land with my Okada business - Ghanaian father rider in video

I've been able to buy land with my Okada business - Ghanaian father rider in video Source: YEN.com.gh
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In other news, a young lady in Ghana's hair got stuck in the tyres of a motorbike that was just about to take off as a video that is fast-going viral has shown.

In the footage that was sighted by Briefly.co.za on the official Instagram handle of @iamphylxgh, the incident would have ended up being uncontrollably serious if it was not spotted early.

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The long braids that extended from the hair of the lady and were almost touching the floor got stuck in a manner that she could not set her head straight.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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