KadSUBEB to re-launch UBE procurement process

Kaduna State Universal Basic Education (KadSUBEB) has cancelled the 2017 and 2018 UBE Intervention that were earlier advertised in two national dailies on March 4, 2020.

A press statement signed by the Executive Chairman of the , Malam Tijani Abdullahi on Thursday, said that the cancellation was done in order follow due process.

The Executive Chairman further said that ‘’the Procurement exercise shall be re-launched, with the inclusion of the 2019 UBE Intervention , which will be advertised the public in due course.’’

Malam Tijani recalled that the had earlier postponed the Procurement Process indefinitely, due the imposition of a state-wide curfew curb the spread of coronavirus pandemic () on March 27.

‘’Consequently, in order to ensure transparency and accountability in the procurement process due to improper process management, as well as -lag created as a result of the curfew, the Board has decided to terminate the whole process,’’ he said.

The statement advised all prospective bidders that have participated and paid tender fees for the 2017/2018 , ‘’to submit their account details for refund to the board’s email address – [email protected]’’

‘’Similarly, all prospective bidders are required to all tender documents in their possession to the Project Department, Kaduna State Universal Basic Education Board, No. 17A Tafawa Balewa Way, Kaduna,’’ Abdullahi said.

According to the statement, the board regrets any inconveniences that the cancellation change may have caused prospective bidders.