“Lagos is the safest state in Nigeria now,” said Mr Odumosu on Thursday.
The secret police are notorious for disobeying court orders and have been accused of disrespecting the rights of suspects.
Peoples Gazette had reported how officers of the SSS opened fire around the Sheraton Hotel venue of the job interview Friday morning.
The interviews had been scheduled for 8:00 a.m. and many of the doctors had been arriving at the venue as of 5:30 a.m., a doctor said.
Ikeja Hotel says it faces depletion of assets to the tune of N4.6 billion if the revocation stands.