Operatives of the Nigerian Police Force, the Kano state command have stormed the state’s office of OperaPay, popularly known as Opay, an online payment outlet for commercial tricycle operators.
Eye9ja reports that the Police in the state on Thursday, stormed the Kano state office of Opay, situated at Lodge road in Kano.
The security personal armed with riffles of different varieties ordered all the staff and scores of commercial tricycle operators known as Adaidaita Sahu to immediately vacate the premises.
The Police operatives who stormed the Opay’s office in the afternoon hours of Thursday threatened to arrest anyone who failed to comply with the order.
An eyewitness report obtained by Eye9ja reveals that the commercial operators were planning to settle their balance for previous night’s work when the police arrived and dispersed them.
While confirming the report, the spokesman of the state Police Command, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa, told reporters that, the command received an order from Kano state government to close the office.
Haruna, said the Opay company didn’t comply with some rules set for it by the state government in order to operate.
Meanwhile, OPay Nigeria is a one-stop mobile-based platform for payment, transportation, food & grocery delivery, and other important services in your everyday life.
Millions of users both on the Opay Website and Opay Mobile App rely on OPay every day to send and receive money, pay bills, and order food and groceries.