Ogun state police say they have received intelligence that some people have been holding meetings to cause confusion in the state during the forthcoming Eid el Kabir celebration in the state.
The police command spokesman, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who made this known, said the people who belong to one of the public motor transport associations in the state have finalized arrangements to form a splinter group and instigate crisis in the state..
Oyeyemi said the police and the state government recognize only five public transport unions, such as the National Union of Road Transport Workers, Road Transport Employee Association of Nigeria, Amalgamated Commercial Motorcycle Riders Association of Nigeria, Articulated Motorcycles Riders Association of Nigeria, and Tricycle Owners and Riders Association of Nigeria.
He warned that police would not allow any other public transport unions to operate in the state without authorization of the state house of assembly.
The police, he warned would move against any attempt by any group to unleash violence in the state before, during and after the Sallah celebration.