FEMA OPENS BIDS FOR 2021 PROCUREMENT EXERCISE ASSURES ON A TRANSPARENT PROCESS
The Federal Capital Territory Emergency Management Agency,(FEMA), today opened the technical bids for 2021 procurement of goods, works, and services.
Declaring the bids open, the Director General of FEMA, Alhaji Abbas Idriss explained that representatives of the bidding companies were invited to the opening via zoom in line with Covid- 19 protocol.
Alhaji Idriss assured that the entire process would be transparent.
The Acting Director Procurement, Mallam Mohammed Chiroma, who presided over the process, informed that advertorial were placed.
in 3 National dailies, while the bids were collected today been the deadline and opened by 11 am.
A total of 24 bids were opened under 4 lots viz,1,2,3, and 4. All the bids were for goods. Lot1 had 7bids, Lot2 had 4, Lot3 had 5, and Lot4 with six bids.
Describing the process as transparent, Mallam Chiroma stated that bids were called, the envelopes examined and recorded.
He added that representatives of the companies, Non-Governmental Organizations, and the private sector observed the exercise via zoom, to examine the bids and verify that they were not altered.
“There was no late submission”, He said.