Bagii convenes meeting with Associations of Commercial Motorcycle Operators in Saki
-urges unity and peaceful coexistence among Operators
-says development should be the priority of the sons and daughters of the Community.
The foremost Traditional High Chief in Sakiland, High Chief Adegokeh Abdrasheed, the Bagii of Sakiland on Thursday convenes a peaceful meeting among the Associations of Commercial Motorcycle Operators in the Community following the crisis that rocked the Community yesterday, charges them to always clampdown against Violence and divisive operations in their respective domains.
In his remarks at the meeting held at his Otun Bagii Palace in Saki ,Bagii says the meeting becomes imperative in view of a spate of discord in recent times among the Associations, pitching one team against the others.
He maintains that the divisive operations and agitations are unjustifiable, unacceptable and often times repugnant .
High Chief Adegokeh Abdrasheed implores them to work under a constituted central authority in order to regulate their mode of Transportation.
He adds that like every good
structural policy, which must indeed be improved upon, and motorcycle operators must obey the law and reduce the excesses associated with some of them.
He expresses the hope that the operators of commercial motorcycles would organize themselves better and utilize the open door mechanism of the present administration to reach it.
He says the ban placed on them would be uplifted with immediate effect as soon as the concerned authorities reach a compromise on their matter.
Adegokeh states that he appreciates the support of the commercial motorcycle operators for the community and values it but that the level of responsibility expected of them is bigger in terms of supporting the community to protect life and property.
He pledges to assist in stopping the harassment of Okada riders by some Officers who are taking advantage of the implementation of the law because they are law abiding citizens who would not violate any law of the community .
He tasks them to always pay their dues and Development fees where and when necessary and urges peaceful coexistence among the Operators .
He uses the avenue to highlight on the Challenges facing the Community and prays to accord themselves.