Yekeen Bello, Chief Executive Officer of Kwara Road Traffic Management Agency (KWARTMA) is one man ever at peace in his world of traffic management. Not surprising given his experience in road traffic management with the Lagos State Traffic Management Agency where he was a pioneer staff and Director of Operations.
Amiable but resolute about his convictions, Bello has brought a panache to his job of restoring sanity to Kwara roads.
In this interview, Bello speaks on the 10-year odyssey of KWARTMA, the challenges of the policing the state’s roads and the drive to extend the agency’s operations to other council areas beyond Ilorin, the state capital. Excerpts.