LegitCar aims to solve the problem of vehicle theft in Nigeria by providing automated vehicles theft-status check for individuals and businesses. The ultimate aim of this service is to ensure that stolen vehicles cannot be successful resold to innocent car buyers, or used successfully by someone else; thus we intercept these stolen vehicles at the point of resale, maintenance, etc. serving as an effective vehicle-theft deterrent, and making our communities and country a safer place.
For this to be possible, having a good database of missing vehicles in the country is a pre-requisite, and so far we have different sources of data acquisition which include Insurance Companies, Vehicle Recovery Companies, and Law Enforcement.
So we already have a web application at www.legitcar.ng where individual car buyers can visit with the chassis number of the vehicles they are about to purchase and do a theft-status check for N1,000. For businesses and enterprise users, we have made availa