The Imo State Government has inaugurated a technical committee to actualize the relocation of all mechanics and spare parts dealers to Avu permanent site along Port Harcourt Road in Owerri West Local Government Area of the state.
Inaugurating the Committee, headed by Mr. Vitalis Nwokocha, in his Cabinet Office, Owerri Secretary to the Government of Imo State, Sir Jude Ejiogu charged members of the committee to ensure that all technicians and allied auto workers subscribed to the vision of the governor of the state, Owelle Rochas Okorocha on the development and relocation to Avu Mechanic Village.
Ejiogu directed the committee to do everything possible to ensure that all practicing Auto workers were gathered together and issued with an application forms in a bid to achieve owner-occupier results, maintaining that the committee should liaise with government consultants towards producing a suitable design of workshops and ancillary facilities for a proposed Avu mechanic village.
According to the SGI, the committee was expected to develop a database of all Mechanics and Allied Auto workers to ensure effective communication and feedback, saying that they would produce a draft post-project management blueprint for smooth takeoff, as well as a task force to ensure compliance with relocation program and timeline for all practicing mechanics within the municipality.
-Damian Duruiheoma, Owerri