procurement adverts

Star Deep Water Petroleum Limited
A Chevron Company
Operator of the Agbami Unit (OML 127/128)
Tender Opportunity: Agbami Technical Services Manpower
NipeX Tender No: 00000032

INTRODUCTION
Star Deep Water Petroleum Limited, a Chevron Company, invites interested and prequalified companies with relevant experience in the area of Provision of Technical Services Manpower. The technical services manpower is required to support the Deepwater Agbami Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) Vessel operations, which is located in approximately 5,000 feet of water and about 70 miles offshore Nigeria.
The services are estimated to commence second quarter of 2017 for two (2) years with an optional 1 year extension.
SCOPE OF WORK/SERVICE REQUIREMENTS
The scope of the proposed contract shall include provision of Technical Services Manpower such as:
• Provision of Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEMs) services and support,
• Provision of Field Services Representatives (FSR)
• Provision of other specialized services; e.g. services requiring special certifications
MANDATORY TENDER REQUIREMENTS:
(1) To be eligible for this tender exercise, interested bidders are required to be with requisite DPR permit and NCDMB NOGIC JQS registration, pre – qualified in the category no 3.99.18 -Manpower Supply, Temporary Staff Hiring Technical in NIPEX Joint Qualification System (NJQS) database. All suppliers who are pre-qualified and “live” in this category by the bid close date of this advert will receive the Invitation to Tender.
(2) Please note that interested bidders including their sub-contractor(s) shall be required to: Meet all JQS mandatory requirements
(a) to be listed as “PREQUALIFIED” and “LIVE” for a category in the JQS database.
(b) Meet all Nigerian Content requirements stated in this advert in their responses to the Invitation to Technical Tender.
(Failure to meet the Nigerian Content requirements is a “FATAL FLAW”). Bidders need to have Ministry of Labour certification
(C) To determine if you are pre-qualified and view the product/service category you are listed for: Open http://www.nipex-ng.com and access NJQS with your log in details, click on continue Joint Qualification Scheme tool, click check my supplier status and then click supplier product group.
(D) If you are not listed in this product/service category, and you are registered with DPR to do business for this category, please contact NIPEX office at 30, Oyinkan Abayomi drive, Ikoyi Lagos with your DPR certificate as evidence for review verification and necessary update.
(E) To initiate and complete the JQS pre-qualification process, access http://www.nipex-ng.com to download the application form, make necessary payments and contact NIPEX office for further action.
NIGERIAN CONTENT
Star Deep Water Petroleum Limited is committed to the development of the Nigerian Oil and Gas business in observance with the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development Act 2010 (NOGICD Act) enacted by the Federal Government of Nigeria in April 2010.
Pursuant to enactment of the NOGICD Act, the minimum Nigerian Content in any project, service or product specification to be executed in the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry shall be consistent with the level set in the schedule of the Act and any other target as may be directed by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB).
Contractors shall comply with the provisions of the NOGICD Act and all applicable regulations. Bidders that do not meet the Nigerian Content criterion will not be allowed to participate in next Tender Stage
The following are the Nigerian Content requirements bidders are expected to comply with in their technical bid submission.
(A) Demonstrate that the entity is a Nigerian Registered Company, or a Nigerian Registered Company in genuine alliance or joint venture with foreign company with details on scope and responsibilities of parties for this work. Such companies must show evidence of joint venture binding agreement duly signed by the CEO of both companies including evidence or plans of physical operational presence and set-up in Nigeria
(B) Furnish details of company ownership and shareholding structure. Also submit clear photocopies of your CAC Forms C02 and C07
(C) Provide evidence of the percentage of 1) key management positions that are held by Nigerians and 2) total work force that are Nigerians. Also, show overall percentage of work to be performed by Nigerian resources relative to total work volume.
(D) Provide a Nigerian Content Plan with a detailed description of the role, work scope, man-hours and responsibilities of all Nigerian companies and personnel that will be involved in executing the work. Also provide details of Nigerian Content contact or manager.
(E) State proposed total scope of work to be performed by Nigerian personnel (whether contracted directly or under subcontract agreements) with names and addresses including evidences of well-equipped offices and workshop; attach past experience of such patronage.
(F) Specific to this project, provide detailed plan for staff training and development on engineering, project management and procurement (including all software to be used, number of personnel, name of organization providing such training and evidence of past training record) for Nigerian personnel including description of any specific programs in place for transfer of technology and skills to indigenous businesses and Nigerians over the next five
(5) years.

(G) Provide evidence of domiciliation of project management and procurement centers in Nigeria with physical addresses (not P.O. Box).
(H) Location of in-country facilities, (Equipment, storage, workshops, repair & maintenance facilities and, testing facilities).
(I) Contractor must be willing and able to provide evidence of maximization of made in Nigeria goods and services.
(J) Provide details on any other Nigerian Content initiative your company is involved in.
(K) Provide evidence of MOU with OGTAN registered trainer to conduct classroom module of training and on the job attachment
(L) Provide human capacity building development plan including budget which must be minimum 15% of project man-hours or 3% contract cost training will be targeted at developing capacity other than bidder’s personnel. Trainees will be nominated from a database maintained by NCDM B and the services of OGTAN registered trainers utilized to cover classroom modules.
(M) Provide details of equipment ownership.
(N) Bidders (Vendors, Original Equipment, Manufacturers-OEMs, and EPC Contractors) are required to present Nigerian Content Equipment Certificate (NCEC) issued by Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (or evidence of application for the certificate) in respect of any components, spares, equipments, systems and packages to be used in the proposed project under tender.
(O) All Bidders for a project/contract/service with a completion period of 12 months or more are required to submit as part of the Nigerian Content requirement, a signed Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) between it and one of the research and development (R&D) Clusters established by the Nigerian Content Development & Monitoring Board (NCDMB). The MOA shall be relevant to the project and shall indicate how the Bidder intends to use the relevant R&D Clusters during project execution.
CLOSE DATE
Only bidders who are registered with NJQS 3.99.18 -Manpower Supply, Temporary Staff Hiring Technical) by 4:00pm, 8th February, 2017 being the advert close date shall be invited to submit technical bid.
Please note the following:
• Suppliers eligible for this tender opportunity are expected to be Prequalified in NJQS under this product/service category.
• The Invitation to Tender (ITT) and any further progression of this tender shall be via NIPEX. Interested bidders are therefore advised to ensure they are set-up in NIPEX with a valid and active official company email address accessible by all in their organization as this shall be the only means to transmit the ITT.
• Bidders who for the purpose of this bid process enter into a JV, Partnership, Consortiums, etc with another bidder bidding this tender will be disqualified.
• All costs incurred in preparing and processing NJQS prequalification shall be to the contractor’s accounts.
• This advertisement shall neither be construed as any form of commitment on the part of CNL to award any contract to any company and or associated companies, sub-contractors or agents, nor shall it entitle prequalified companies to make any claims whatsoever, and/or seek any indemnity from Star Deep and or any of its partners by virtue of such companies having been prequalified in NJQS.
• The tendering process shall be the NNPC NipeX contracting process requiring pre-qualified companies to submit technical and commercial tenders.
Star Deep Water Petroleum Limited reserves the right to reject any and or all pre-qualified supplier at its sole discretion and at no cost whatsoever.
Star Deep Water Petroleum Limited will communicate only with authorized officers of the pre-qualifying companies and NOT through individuals or Agents.
Please visit NIPEX portal at http://www.nipex-ng.com for this advert and other information.
Star Deep Water (a Chevron Corporation affiliate) is the operator of the Agbami Field. Other participants are Famfa Oil Limited.
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC),
Texaco Nigeria Outer Shelf Inc. (a Chevron Corporation affiliate),
Statoil Nigeria Limited, and Petroleo Brasileiro Nigeria Limited.
2 Chevron Drive, Lekki Peninsula,
P.MB. 12825, Lagos

Lagos State Government
Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA)
Lagos Urban Transport Project II (LUTP II)
Consultancy Services for Supervision of the Construction of Ikeja Bus Terminal
IDA Credit No. 4767-UNI
Date: 18 January, 2017
Request for Expressions of Interest

This request for expressions of interest follows the general procurement notice for this project titled NG Nigeria-LUTP-II (FY 10) that appeared in dg market publication of July 16, 2010.
The Lagos State Government through the Federal Republic of Nigeria has received a credit from the International Development Association (IDA) for the Lagos Urban Transport Project and intends to apply part of the proceeds of this project to cover eligible payments under the contract for the following consultancy services:
Consultancy Services for Supervision of the Construction of Ikeja Bus Terminal
The main objectives of this consultancy Services are to ensure that high quality construction is achieved and that all the works are carried out in full compliance with the engineering design, technical specification and other contract documents.
LAMATA now invites eligible consulting firms to indicate their interest in providing the above services and interested consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the services. The short listing criteria are (i) evidence showing the fields of speciality of the firm (consultant’s profile/brochures) (ii) evidence showing that the firm is a legal entity (certificate of registration), (iii) evidence of registration with relevant authorities and professional bodies, (iv) Evidence showing the technical and managerial capabilities of the firm in the field of assignment, (v) Description of similar assignments, (vi) availability of appropriate skills among staff, and availability of essential technology etc.). For each project performed the consultant shall provide the name and contact address of the client (office & e-mail address, and telephone number), date(s) of execution, name(s) of lead and associate firms, contract amount and financing sources.
The attention of interested Consultants 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, 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: Bank policy requires that consultants provide professional, objective, and impartial advice and at all times hold the client’s interests paramount, without any consideration for future work, and that in providing advice they avoid conflicts with other assignments and their own corporate interests.
Consultants may associate with other firms in the form of a joint venture or a sub-consultancy to enhance their qualifications. Where firms are associating, the submission must include verifiable evidence of association from all parties.
A consultant will be selected in accordance with the World Bank Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants by the World Bank Borrowers, January 2011.
Interested consultants may obtain further information at the address below from 8:00am to 5:00pm, Monday to Friday.
Please visit www@lamata-ng.com for more information about the project.
Expression of interest must be delivered both in hard copy and soft copy in CD format to the address below by 1st February, 2017 at 5:00pm.
The Managing Director CEO
Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA)
Block C, 2 floor. Motorways Centre. 1. Motorways Avenue
Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos State. Nigeria
Telephone: 01-2702778-82
E-mail: adabiri@lamata-ng.com
cc: bfashola@lamata-ng.com

Invitation for Application of Business Trade Partners
Are you interested in becoming our business partner?
We are one of the leading paint manufacturers in Nigeria. Our product range covers decorative wall paints, auto refinishes, wood finishes, high performance coatings products, specialized paints for road markings and industrial/marine paint products.
We are pleased to invite reputable distributors and dealers with relevant experience and track record into a business partnership scheme for the distribution and sale of our products in the following locations:
Lekki Phase1, Lekki Phase 2, Osapa London, Ajiran, Chevron Drive, Lekki Peninsula, Ajah, Sangotedo, Ibeju Lekki, Ikorodu, Amuwo-odofin, Bagadry, Epe, Akure, Ondo, Oshogbo, Ilaro, Ijebu-ode, Sagamu, Mowe, Jalingo, Lafia, Jos, Birni-Kebbi, Makurdi, Dutse, Damaturu, Lokoja, Enugu, Ebonyi, Calabar, Ughelli, Auchi, Umuahia, Ohafia, Okigwe.
Conditions of Eligibility
All documents listed below must be submitted in original duplicates
(i) Application cover letters indicating preferred location
(ii) Application form (Please refer to http://www.meyerpaints.com /partner.html)
(iii) Copy of Certificate of Business registration/incorporation
(iv) Copy of evidence of registered business address
(v) Copy of Particulars of directors & shareholders
(vi) Two (2) Passport photos of the directors/partners
(vii) Means of identification National ID card, Driver’s licence, International passport, etc
Submission and Collection of Documents
Interested applicants are requested to download and complete the application form together with the list of requirements online from our website at: http://www.meyerpaints.com/partner.html.
Completed forms and supporting documents shall be submitted in duplicates to the address stated below:
The Managing Director
Meyer Paints Plc
Plot 34, Mobolaji Johnson Avenue,
Oregun Industrial Estate Alausa,
Ikeja, Lagos State.
Alternatively, the applications can be submitted and uploaded on our website at: http://www.meyerpaints.com/partner_submitphp. For this purpose all documents to be uploaded shall be in PDF format, and the application form must be duly signed.
Closing Date
Submission of the application form and supporting documents closes on 3rd day of February, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. prompt and late submissions shall not be accepted or considered.
For further enquiries, kindly contact:
Sina -08033827888 (Lagos), Vincent-08035274444 (West), Biola 08182493038 (East), Raji 08023242303 (North)
SIGNED:
MANAGEMENT

Kano State Internal Revenue Service (KIRS)
No. 2, Bank Road, Green House PMB 3052 Kano
Invitation to Render Technical Advisory Services for the Improvement of Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) in Kano State

As part of the on-going effort towards improving Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) by the newly autonomous Kano State Internal Revenue Service, experts and professionals are hereby invited to apply for Technical Advisory Services in some critical areas of revenue generation, especially on Back Duty (Tax Audit) in areas of Pay As You Earned (PAYE), Withholding Tax (WHT) and other taxes as outlined hereunder:
(i) Organized Private Sector;
(ii) Federal MDAs;
(iii) Private Schools in Kano State;
(iv) Heath Institutions in Kano State; and
(v) Withholding Taxes (WHT) on Dividend, Interest and Directors Fees.
(2) It is envisaged that the prospective firms are to serve as important advisers/partners that will deploy their expertise in terms of providing necessary advises for facilitating/ improving IGR drive, thereby assisting the State to explore other areas of income generation for the financing of socio-economic projects and programs.
(3) Accordingly, Interested parties are required to submit their applications alongside comprehensive company profile showing their track records to the Service Headquarters as per above address on or before 23rd January, 2017.
Only shortlisted Firms/Companies will be contacted, please.
Signed
ABBA A. DANGUGUWA
Director Administration & General Service
For: Executive Chairman

UN Women
United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women
Request for Proposals for the Production of 3 Short Films for Advocacy and Sensitization on Women, Peace and Security in Northern Nigeria (NGA30RFP106)
Introduction/Background
The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women), in partnership with the Nigerian Film Corporation (NFC) and the Federal Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development invites interested companies to submit proposals for the production of three (3) innovative short films and a documentary for the promotion of women’s engagement in peace and security in Northern Nigeria. This is an initiative under the Programme tagged ‘Promoting Women’s Engagement in Peace and Security in Northern Nigeria’, funded by the European Union and implemented by UN Women, in partnership with UNICEF and the Federal/State Ministries of Women Affairs and Social Development.
Methodology
It is expected that the firm selected would examine different Knowledge Management Platforms with the aim of creating one that meets the needs of the WPS Programme. The firm would also adopt participatory methodologies at every stage of the process. This will involve Planning/Review meetings, analysis of target audiences, and any other methodology as prescribed by the Programme Manager.
Objectives of the Assignment
The overall objective of the assignment is to coordinate the various processes required for the script writing and production of three (3) short innovative advocacy and sensitization films on the role of women in peace and security, and the impact of violent conflict on women and children in Nigeria by narrative film specialists. Though the content of these production will be contextualized to meet local needs, their quality and relevance should meet international standard, and also add value to a wider audience beyond Nigeria.
The short films, 10-15 minutes’ duration for each is expected to highlight key issues on UN Security Council Resolution 1325, and its implementation in Nigeria. Emphasis may be on the Five Pillars (5Ps) on the Nigeria National Action Plan: Participation, Prevention, Protection, Promotion and Prosecution. More so, each of the film is expected to focus on one or more of the following areas:
(i) The role of women in peace and security in Nigeria, with emphasis on the Northern Region; demonstrating how women’s inclusion helps create and sustain peace and security for all;
(ii) The structural system, patriarchy and socio-cultural factors that hinders women in Nigeria from active participation in peace and security initiatives in the formal settings; preferring policy and programmatic recommendations and benefits of reversing the trend;
(iii) Addressing Gender-Based Violence and Violence against Children, especially in conflict settings in Nigeria, as well as impunity. The role of the traditional and religious institutions, security agencies and the judiciary is critical.
(iv) Peace and Security issues in Northern Nigeria – emerging issues, including violent extremism/use of female suicide bombers – the implication and recommendations to Government, Development Partners, CSOs and Security Agencies, among others.
Deliverables
(i) Project Implementation Plan;
(ii) Production of film scripts in coordination with UN Women staff in charge of this project;
(iii) Final report (narrative and financial) of all activities conducted within the framework of the assignment, with recommendations. The report should outline the different partners and implementers involved in the project. It is important to ensure representation of different social and cultural backgrounds in the story collection process;
(iv) Master copies of the short films on tape, CDs and any other suggested popular gadget user friendly.
Qualifications and Competencies
(i) Production Company should have at least seven years of working experience and should have high level team with well proven track record of delivering highest quality work experience at national and/or international levels in film making;
(ii) Roster of scrip writers with extensive experience for film production;
(iii) On-the-ground experience of film production in remote locations capturing footage at industry-standard quality with minimally intrusive documentary techniques.
(iv) Experience in all matters related to documentary film production including: in countries/field work, community outreach, interview engagement, etc.
(v) Access to documentary production houses and all post-production capabilities needed for film development;
(vi) Demonstrate experience and indicate track records of films production that meets national and international standards, including broadcast and viewing at national and international levels.
(vii) Please provide online links where your films, documentaries can be accessed. Copies may also be attached to your bid submission
(viii) Demonstrate technical capacity and experience in the area of Gender, Women’s Rights, Advocacy, Peace building and Security, especially as it relates to film production;
Experience working with the UN system, EU and other international development corporation is an advantage
Duration
The duration of the contract is four (4) months, commencing from the date of contract signature. The UN Women may, at its sole option, extend the Initial Term of this Contract, under the same terms and conditions as set forth in this Contract, for a maximum of 60 additional business days (the “Extended Term”). The UN Women shall provide a written notice of its intention to do so at least two (15) days prior to the expiration of the then Initial Term
PROPOSED SCHEDULE OF PAYMENTS
S/N Deliverable Payment Due
1. Approved Implementation Plan 20% of contract sum
2. Production of Short Film Scrips agreed and accepted by UN Women 30% of contract sum
3 Three (3) short innovative advocacy and sensitization films produced in line with ToR for the assignment. 40% of contract sum
4. Mater copies of the short films on tape and CDs, original video materials captured during the processes, as well as final report (narrative and financial), with recommendations. 10% of contract sum
EVALUATION
(1) Preliminary Evaluation
The preliminary evaluation is done to determine whether the offers meet the administrative requirements of the RFP. The proposals are checked for compliance of the following requirements.
Submitting companies are not included among United Nations suspended companies;
Offers are signed by an authorized party, including Power of Attorney if stipulated;
The offer is submitted as per the instructions to proposer’s ref: 4.1 above (technical and financial proposals sealed separately or sent to separate emails)
• The offer is valid for 120 days;
• The offer is complete and eligible.
(2) Cumulative Analysis Methodology: A proposal is selected on the basis of cumulative analysis; the total score is obtained by combining technical and financial attributes.
The total number of points (“maximum number of points”) which a firm/institution may obtain for its proposal is as follows:
Technical proposal: 700 points
Financial proposal: 300 points
Total number of points: 1000 points
SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS
Submission of proposal (Narrative and Budget) can either be by Personal Delivery or Electronic Submission
(1) Personal Delivery:
UN Women,
WAEC Building Complex, 2nd Floor, 10 Zambezi Crescent,
Maitama,
Abuja-Nigeria
(2) Electronic Submission
Technical Proposal: RFPNGATEC@unwomen.org
Financial Proposal: RFPNGAFIN@unwomen.org
Proposals should be submitted to the designated address by the date and time of the deadline given in separate e-mail for technical and for financial proposals
Deadline for Submission: 31st Jan, 2017 COB (5.00 PM)
Please view Complete details of this request at: https://www.ungm.org/Public/Notice/53049

Edo University, Iyamho Edo State, Nigeria
Invitation for Expression of Interest and Submission of Proposal for Build, Operate and Transfer (B.O.T) on Selected Project Schemes in Edo University, Iyamho, KM 7 Auchi-Abuja Road, Iyamho-Uzairue, Edo State, Nigeria

1.0 Introduction:
Edo University, lyamho is situated at kilometer 7, Auchi-Abuja Road, lyamho-Uzairue, Edo State, Nigeria.
Edo University, lyamho was established by the Edo State Amendment Law 2016. Thus,the University is an Edo State Government owned higher institution. It is the 41st State owned University and the 142ndUniversity in Nigeria. It was accorded recognition and issued license by the National Universities Commission on 23rd March, 2016. Edo University, lyamho is desirous of having Public Private Partnership in the building of facilities under Build Operate and Transfer (B.O.T) project scheme.
1.1 The University therefore, invites reputable Nigerians and Companies with well-known or verifiable track record and experience in property development, especially under the Build Operate and Transfer (B.O.T) scheme to submit expression of interest and proposals for property Development under the scheme.
2.0 Description of projects and scope of works
The description and scope of the projects are as follows:
2.0 Hostels:
Two/three floors buildings with 50 Rooms of two bed spaces per building. The rooms must been-suite with standard wardrobes. The hostel must contain spaces for common rooms and reading rooms.
2.2 Staff Quarters:
(a) 20 (3) bedroom bungalows with boys quarters.
(b) 20 twin bungalows.
(c) 20 one-storey, six 2 bedroom flats buildings,
(d) 4 two-storey, ten one bedroom flats buildings.
2.3 Banks:
The Edo University, lyamho needs befitting Bank branches or cash point buildings for banks to operate on the campus.
2.4 Any other Facility that can operated on a B.O.T basis
3.0. Pre-Qualification of Documents
3.0 All interested companies should submit the following documents for assessment and consideration.
(i) Evidence of Company’s Incorporation/Registration with Corporate Affairs Commission.
(ii) Evidence of Company’s VAT certificate.
(iii) Evidence of Company’s financial capability or possible assistance from the Banks.
(iv) List of verifiable similar project previously handled by the company in the last five years; stating dates of award, project duration and completion.
4.0. Application Procedure
Submitted documents will be opened, screened and assessed. Thereafter shortlisted companies will be asked to proceed to the next stage which will be negotiation with the University Management and then report to the Governing Council of Edo University, lyamho.
5.0 Submission of application
All applications for the expression of interest with the required pre-qualification documents must be in sealed envelope marked: “Proposal for Build Operate and Transfer” (name, the project applied for) and addressed to:
The Registrar
Edo University, lyamho Etsako
West Local Government Area Edo State
6.0 Closing Date:
All applications must be submitted not later than 31st January, 2017.

Signed
Dr. (Mrs.) I. Ogboro, FNIM
Registrar

Request for Expression of Interest (REol) for Engagement of a Consultant to Develop an Investment Management Framework for Cross River State
COUNTRY: Nigeria
PROJECT: State and Local Governance Reform (SLOGOR) Project
GRANT NO.: TF018335
PROJECT NO: P133045
ASSIGNMENT: Consultancy to Develop an Investment Management Framework for Cross River State

REFERENCE NOCRSLOGOR/WB/EU/CS/CQS/02/16
This Request for Expression of Interest (REol) 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: (a) The Guardian, (b) ThisDay and (c) Daily Trust.
The Federal Republic of Nigeria, through the National Planning Commission has received an EU-Financing Grant (10th EDF) from the International Development Association (IDA) towards the cost of implementing State and Local Governance Reform Project. Cross River, being one of the six beneficiary states of the grant, now intends to apply part of the proceeds for towards engagement of a consulting firm to support the Ministry of Finance (MoF) to “Develop an Investment Management Framework for Cross River State”
The Consultant’s scope of Services shall include, but not limited to the followings:
1. Conduct a comprehensive review of all existing financial and investment frameworks, laws, statutory provisions, policies and regulations that currently govern the conduct of investment administration and management in the state’s public service;
2. As much as possible, situate identified initiatives within the context of national and international best practices in investment management, bearing in mind, of course, their adaptability within, and relevance to the context of the State public service;
3. Examine current Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) public investment initiatives with a view adapting it to the needs and context of Cross River State;
4. Provide a detailed profile of the identified weaknesses and gaps in the current statutory and administrative procedures governing the conduct of investment operations of the State;
5. Develop a reliable and sustainable investment management framework for the state, which should take into cognizance the present and future investment plans of the state.
6. To hold public consultations to obtain inputs from the CEOs and Heads of Public Finance Management (PFM) Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), Civil Society Groups (CSGs), Non-Governmental Agencies (NGOs) and other key stakeholders in the State
7. To develop a tool that can be used to evaluate State Investment Portfolio efficiently;
8. Build consensus through wide-scale interaction with the various stakeholders in the state on the need for specific existing and future investments in the State. These stakeholders include members of both the executive and legislative arms of government;
9. To design and develop reports on each sector of all Investments in Cross River State; and,
10. Prepare detailed reports on the envisaged investment framework for presentation to the client.
CRSLOGOR now invites eligible consulting firms to indicate their interest in providing the above services. Interested consulting firms are hereby requested to submit a statement of capability, indicating relevant experience on similar assignments in Nigeria or elsewhere. This should include, but not limited to, summary of CVs of its key staff, provision of company profiles/brochure, description of similar assignments carried out in the last five years, experience in similar conditions, availability of appropriate skills among key staff,
The consulting firm will be selected in accordance with the World Bank Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants by the World Bank Borrowers, January 2011. The attention of interested Consultants 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 (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
Consultants may associate with other firms in the form of a joint venture or a sub-consultancy to enhance their qualifications. Where firms are associating, the submission must include verifiable evidence of association from all the parties.
Interested consultants may obtain further information at the address below, during office hours, from 9:00am to 4:00pm, Monday to Friday, except on declared public holidays.
Expression of interest must be delivered in a written form (in person or by surface mail) both in hard copy (2) and soft copy in CD format to the address below not later than 31st January, 2017.
The State Project Coordinator
Cross River State and Local Governance Reform Project (CRSLOGOR)
Establishment Building (Ground Floor, Left Wing),
New Secretariat Complex,
Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria
Telephone: +2348033570906
E-mail: crslogor@yahoo.com.

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