Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello has directed immediate suspension of taskforce on enforcement of renewal and registration of motor cycles and other vehicle documents.
In that light, Governor Sani-Bello also directed the release of all impounded motor-cycles on presentation of valid prove of ownership.
Governor Abubakar Sani -Bello further approved a grace period of one month ending on the 1st April, 2018.
Similarly, the Governor has , within the grace period, approved reduction in the purchase of number plates of motor-cycles from N6,200 to N3,500.
However, the Governor warned all defaulters to take advantage of the grace period to renew their vehicle particulars.
The Chief Press Secretary to Governor Sani-Bello, Jibrin Baba Ndace in the press statement noted that the state government does not have any intention to sell off impounded motorcycles as being insinuated.
“All actions taken so far is geared towards the safety and security of citizens of Niger State.”Jibrin said.