A Floodgate Of Fake Auto Parts


Not a few Nigerians were appalled at the recent disclosure by Director-General Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) Joseph Odumodu, that 95 per cent of the auto parts imported into the country are sub-standard. Their consternation had a dual edge: First, Nigerians were shocked that they have been dicing with death by relying on fake spare parts used to replace faulty ones in their vehicles. Second, people were mortified to learn, by inference, that agencies of government upon which we all rely to keep inferior imports away from our shores, including the SON, have largely abdicated their duties, creating in the process a haven for sub-standard auto parts in Nigeria. Read more

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