The Government of Kaduna State
Ministry of Education, Science and Technology
Expression of Interest in Voluntary Teaching in Public Secondary Schools
With a view to addressing the manpower shortage in the Education Sector, the Kaduna State Ministry of Education, Science and Technology is introducing a Voluntary Teaching Scheme in all Secondary Schools in the State.
Volunteer teachers enrolled in the scheme would be required to teach evening and weekend classes to final year students, provide tutorials and remedials for students lagging behind their cohort and expose students to new approaches to content delivery.
Interested volunteers should be Retired Teachers, Educationists, Public Servants, Corporate and Private Sector workers, members of Civil Society Organisations, especially women associations (towards the provision of education for the Girl Child).
Note: Persons without first degree qualification or its equivalent need not apply.
CRITERIA: Interested persons must satisfy the following requirements:
(a) Registration with the Voluntary Teaching Scheme of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology.
(b) Minimum qualification of first degree or equivalent, with at least 15 years working experience.
(c) Must accept School rules, and abide by the highest standards of decency and ethics.
(d) Commit to teach within the syllabus
(e) Use only certified Teaching aid/materials
(f) Comply with time allocated.
METHOD OF APPLICATION
Interested Volunteers should submit their Expression of Interest to the Zonal Director, MEST, or at the School where they intend to teach for onward submission to the Ministry’s headquarters not later than 10th June 2016
S/No. Zone Address
1 Birnin Gwari Lagos/ Kaduna Road, Birnin Gwari
2 Kachia Before St. John Catholic Church, Kachia
3 Kaduna Doka Cresent, Bank Road, Abakpa, Kaduna
4 Sabon Tasha
Gate 2, Queen Amina College, Kakuri, Kaduna
5 Riga Chikun Kaduna/ Zaria Express way, Rigachikun
6 Anchau Anchau Kubau LGA
7 Godo godo Abuja Road, Jagindi
8 Lere Lere Town
9 Kafanchan After Zenith Bank, Kafanchan
Opposite ZEDA office, Barewa College, Zaria
11 Zonkwa Zangon Kataf
11 Giwa Giwa town
The Honourable Commissioner,
Ministry of Education, Science and Technology
Federal Government of Nigeria
Youth Employment and Social Support Operation (YESSO)
Federal Operations Coordinating Unit (FOCU)
Federal Ministry of Finance
Request for Expression of Interest (EOI) for Consultancy Services for Conducts of Life Skills and Sector Specific Skills Trainings under YESSO
Credit No: 52120-UNI
Project ID No.: P126964
Consultants Qualification – EOI Nos. YESSO/FOCU/CQ/15/17 & 20
The Federal Government of Nigeria has received financing from the International Development Association (IDA) in the form of a credit toward the cost of Youth Employment and Social Support Operations (YESSO). The Borrower intends to apply a portion of the proceeds of this credit to eligible payments under the contract for the consulting services as listed in two (2) Lots below in seven (7) participating States of the Federation, namely: Bauchi, Cross River, Ekiti, Kwara, Niger, Osun and Oyo States:
Lot i: Conduct of Life Skills Training (YESSO/FOCU/CQ/15/17)
Lot ii: Conduct of Sector Specific Skills Training (YESSO/FOCU/CQ/15/20).
The overall objectives of the trainings are to ensure that youths participating in the Skills for Job (S4J) intervention are:
Lot i: Provided with the necessary psycho-social skills to enhance their living standards, live harmoniously in their communities and contribute positively to development in their respective communities (Life Skills);
Lot ii: Adequately informed on the demand driven skills in each of the identified sectors which will invariably assist them in making their choices for sustainable livelihood (Sector Specific Skills).
The Consultancy firms are expected to conduct the proposed Training based on developed Manuals to be provided by the Project.
(4) GENERAL QUALIFICATION
The Federal Operations Coordinating Office of YESSO now invites eligible consulting firms (“Consultants”) to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the Services.
The short-listing criteria will include, among others, Brochures, description of similar assignments, experience of working in a similar geographical region, availability of appropriate skills among staff, etc.
The attention of interested Consultants/Organisations is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank’s Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants (under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants) by World Bank Borrowers (January 2011), (“Consultant Guidelines”), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest. In addition, please refer to the following specific information on conflict of interest related to this assignment.
Consultants may associate with other firms/organisations in the form of a joint venture or a sub-consultancy to enhance their qualifications.
Consulting firms will be selected in accordance with the Consultants Qualification selection method set out in the World Bank’s Consultant Guidelines.
Further information can be obtained at the address below during office hours, Mondays to Fridays,9:00 am. to 4:00 pm except on public holidays.
Expressions of interest (EOI) must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person, or by land mail) on or before 12:00 noon, Friday, 10th June, 2016.
Interested consulting firms should submit one (1) original and two (2) copies of the above detailed information in English language in envelope marked: “Expression of Interest – Conduct of ‘Life or Sector Specific’ Skills Training in ‘State of Preference”.
NB: No firm should submit EOI for more than two (2) participating States for any of the Lots.
Room 211, 2nd Floor,
Federal Operations Coordinating Unit,
Youth Employment and Social Support Operations,
Federal Ministry of Finance,
Central Business District, Abuja
Tel: +234 803 722 4353
The World Bank
Used Computer Equipment for Sale
The World Bank Office in Nigeria, Abuja will conduct an auction sale of used computer equipment comprising Laptops and Docking Stations; Desktops, etc as follows:
Method: Sealed bids with highest bidder as winner
Venue: 102, Yakubu Gowon Crescent, Asokoro, Abuja.
Date: Saturday 11th June, 2016.
Time: 9:00 am to 2:00pm.
Bid Opening Time: 11:00am – 2:00pm
Payments can be made by cash, POS machine, debit cards from any bank or on Inter-switch network. Highest bidder shall be required to pay immediately or forfeit item to next highest bidder who is able to pay immediately.
• Items will be sold on ‘as is’ and ‘Cash and Carry’ basis.
• Items won and paid for are expected to be removed immediately from World Bank premises.
• Interested bidders shall pay N200 admission fee in order to gain access to the Auction venue on Saturday 11th June, 2016.
• This auction was previously advertised to take place on May 7, 2016 but was rescheduled due to unforeseen reasons. Apologies for any inconvenience.
College of Education, Ekiadolor, Benin, Edo state
Year 2015 TETF Normal Intervention
Invitation for Pre-Qualification of Contractors and Tender for the Execution of Year 2015 TETF Normal Intervention Project
The college hereby invites competent and interested contractors for pre-qualification Tender for the following:
(i) Construction of Ultra Modern ICT Center with external works
(ii) Rehabilitation of 300-seater ETF Lecture Hall 2003 project with External works
(iii) Furnishing and installation of equipments for the Proposed ultra modern ICT Center; (installation of last mile Radio Point to Point Linx for 4Mbps/4Mbps Internet with six months subscription), 30Nr. HP computers (LCD Monitors), Keyboards, Mouse, 2Hz processors DDRs-13336 (1x2GB) RAM with win.8 and original antivirus pre-installed, 30Nr. 650V Uninterruptible power supply (UPS) 30No Computer desk, 30Nr. computer seats, l0Nr, NAD 002 Laminater foreign table, l0Nr. Executive office chairs and supply installation of indoor wireless system, Mikrotiks Router with firewall DHCP, Ebsite Restrictions and Cache service)
The interested contractor are expected to furnish the college with the following
(a) Evidence of Registration with Corporate Affairs Commission
(b) Tax clearance certificate for last three (3) years
(c) Evidence of compliance with Pension fund- PENCOM
(d) Evidence of compliance with ITF contribution
(e) Evidence of registration with college of education, Ekiadolor
(f) Evidence of similar job executed by the company in the last three years preferably with government organization or corporate bodies, presentation of letter of award, completion certificate and photographs will be added advantage, state cost of project, location, client date of award and status of project.
(g) Evidence of financial capacity with letter of reference from Banks
(2) PRE-QUALIFICATION/TENDER FEE
Interested contractors are to pay to the Registrar a non-refundable pre-qualification tender fee of N50.000 for construction and N30,000 for procurement
(3) COLLECTION OF TENDER DOCUMENTS
Bidders are advised to collect the Tender document from the office of the Registrar, College of Education, Ekiadolor on presentation of receipt for the pre-qualification/tender fee
(4) RETURN OF DOCUMENTS
Pre-qualification/ tender documents should be returned along with original receipt for the payment of the non-refundable pre-qualification tender fee in two separate sealed envelopes with one marked“Pre-qualification for Construction, Rehabilitation and furnishing and the other marked TENDER for Construction, Rehabilitation and furnishing and both enclosed in an envelope wax sealed and marked “year 2015 TETF NORMAL INTERVENTION” At the top most right hand corner of the envelop and addressed to the;
College of Education;
Benin City Edo State
To reach him/her not later than 11:00am on 8th of July 2016
All bids duly received shall be opened by 12:00pm on the 8th July, 2016, at the college conference Hall. All bidders or their representative and interested members of the public are hereby invited to witness the opening of the bids as scheduled above.
(6) IMPORTATNT NOTICE
(i) The document shall not be construed to commitment on the part of the college to award any form of contract to your company
(ii) The college shall not be bound to accept the lowest tender or any tender for that matter.
Request for Expressions of Interest for Consulting Services – (Individual Selection) that will Coordinate Implementation of State Integrated Financial Management Information System (SIFMIS) in State of Osun
Name of Project: State and Local Governance Reform Project
Grant No: TF01833S
Project Id: P13304S
Reference No: OSSLOGOR/CS/IC/005/2016
Assignment Title: Engagement of Consultancy Services to Coordinate Implementation of State Integrated Financial Management Information System (SIFMIS) in the State Of Osun
This Request for Expression of Interest (REOI) follows the General Procurement Notice (GPN) for this Project that appeared in the UN Development Business Publication of February 18, 2015 and in three Nigerian Newspapers of the same date: (i) The Guardian, (ii) Thisday and (iii) Daily Trust. The Federal Government of Nigeria has received a Grant from the International Development Association (IDA), acting as administrator of a trust fund from the European Union, towards the cost of State and Local Governance Reform Project.
The State Government of Osun being one of the six beneficiary states of the grant, now intends to apply part of the proceed to engagement a consulting services that will coordinate Implementation of State Integrated Financial Management Information System (SIFMIS) in the State of Osun.
The assignment is part of the reform action designed to automate public financial management processes thereby making financial reconciliation and reporting timely and on demand.
Specifically, the services to be offered will cover the underlisted (The Consulting Services):
(i) Conduct a thorough assessment of the nature and use of the existing packages in the Accountant-General’s Office and other PFM Institutions in the State and prepare a project charter whilst taking into consideration current practices in other States in Nigeria that have implemented an Integrated Financial Management Information Systems.
(ii) Develop and maintain a detailed business case outlining the project scope, time line, expected benefits, cost, investment appraisal, risk management strategy, concise project tolerances and risk mitigation process to be considered in implementing SIFMIS in the State of Osun.
(iii) Clearly identify major structural and institutional requirements needed to support the Successful implementation of the SIFMIS including project governance arrangements, clarity in roles, responsibilities and ensure that communications management strategies exist.
(iv) Develop Terms of Reference for the Subject Matter Experts in line with the identified project scope and assist in the procurement of other consultants. Review and modernize the Accounting and Financial reporting system as well as the preparation of new operating procedures manuals as needed.
(v) Work with the SICT to develop detailed project deliverables and business drivers for each deliverables whilst taking into consideration the communication/connectivity infrastructure, the existing ICT infrastructure/awareness and institutional factors and system currently driving financial management practice in the State as well as prevailing international best practices.
(vi) Taking into consideration the project deliverables and work with the SICT to develop robust and appropriate bidding document using a turnkey approach (Invitation for Bids (IFB) and the Supply, Installation, Integration, Testing and Commissioning of Integrated Financial Management Information System (IFMIS) Software, related Hardware and Network Infrastructure and Related Support Services bidding document) for the Consultancy Firm who will have the specific responsibility for the design, installation, training, customization and testing of the relevant SIFMIS software and related ICT infrastructure.
(vii) Work with the SICT and the SIFMIS vendor to develop and maintain a comprehensive project plan taking into consideration other PFM reforms, control changes to the protect plan and ensuring activities are prioritized and planned in a logical manner with achievable milestone are met within the agreed tolerances whilst minimizing disruption to the implementing agencies and other key stakeholders.
(viii) Provide the following technical and functional support services prior to and throughout SIFMIS project implementation;
(a) Liaise with the Federal Government and other relevant Agencies with a view to understudying any initiatives that might add value to the SIFMIS in the State.
(b) Prepare periodic (monthly) reports of progress on the implementation of SIFMIS and as well as prepare quarterly progress reports for submission to the State Project Implementing Unit (SPIU) and State Steering Committee,
(c) Be a leader of the team to produce a draft and final SIFMIS component implementation completion report, and
(d) Any other duties or processes associated with the implementation of the SIFMIS component of the project.
The Osun State and Local Governance Project (SLOGOR) now invites eligible INDIVIDUAL CONSULTANT to indicate their interest in providing the services. Consulting Firms that have expressed interest to our earlier publication of August 18, 2015 are hereby requested to present an Individual Consultant for the assignment. Interested individuals candidates must provide information and evidence(s) showing that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the required services and such individual should send their Curriculum Vitae (CVs) to the address below.
The selection criteria include:
(i) Professional qualifications in Project Management like PRINCE2, PMP or other relevant PM Framework will be considered as added advantage. Core IT skill and qualification must include Oracle Database 11g Administrator Certified Professional, Window Server 2003, Domino Server Administration and Transact SQL Programming.
(ii) Evidence of Successful track record in planning, stakeholder management, coordination and managing implementation and rolling-out sustainable information systems as part of an institutional reform. Evidence of managing at least one implementation of SIFMIS or GIFMIS.
(iii) Sound analytical, organizational and negotiation skills with the ability to conduct training and workshop/ seminars. The consultant to be considered must demonstrate proven ability and skill to work under high pressure, with strong delivery orientation and excellent interpersonal and supervisory skills.
(iv) The Consultant must possess solid understanding of public financial management business practice, business process/system analysis, preferably for Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system and/or Sound Knowledge of and experience in Public Finance Management Software.
The attention of interested consultants is hereby drawn to the selection in accordance with the procedures set out in the World Bank’s Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants by World Bank Borrowers (January 2011). Please visit http://www.worldbank.org, setting forth the World Bank’s Policy on conflict of interest. In addition, please refer to specific information on conflict of interest related to this assignment as per paragraph 1.9 of Consultant Guidelines. Further information can be obtained at the address below, during office hours, from 9.00am to 4.00pm, Monday to Friday, except on public holidays.
Expression of interest must be delivered in a written form both in hard and soft copies to the address below not later than 10th June, 2016.
The Project Coordinator
Osun State and Local Governance Reform Project (SLOGOR)
State Project Coordinating Unit (SPCU)
3rd Floor, Finance Building, Ministry of Finance,
Abeere, State of Osun
Tel: +234 805-503-8499;
E- Mail; email@example.com