The Delta State Government has commenced the registration of all automobile artisans and spare parts dealers within the state.
The automobile artisans include auto mechanics, auto electricians, auto spray painters, auto welders, vehicle airconditional technicians, panelbeaters, vulcanizers, vehicle hphostery experts and blacksmith, among others.
A statement signed by the State Director of Information, Mr Dona Obuseh, says a uniformed biometric identity card with database will be issued to all members across the state to check all forms of vices among them, as well as having proper database for government on the artisans.
The statement adds that the registration process is through a committee set up by the automobile body in various local government areas in the state, adding a taskforce has been constituted to ensure compliance with the registration directive which should be completed on or before 30th September, 2020.
It advised all automobile artisans operating in the state to comply with the registration directives, warning that defaulters will be sanctioned.