“Also, the attention of the state government has been drawn to the security threat parading the news across all socio-media platforms that some unscrupulous individuals are planning to attack the state.”
Mr Oladeinde said the government was already working round the clock to secure the state.
The commissioner said the focus on Okada operation was due to their non-compliance to traffic rules and regulations, and their being used for robbery, kidnapping, arms supply, and attacks on citizens.
He said the forum was expected to re-ignite the state’s commitment to tackling traffic rules violations and criminals operating as commercial riders.
The Special Adviser to the governor on Transportation, Sola Giwa, said the forum should come up with suggestions to guide the government on decisions to take on the operation of Okada riders.