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Uganda: Gov invites bidders for Millennium Villages Projects

The government of Uganda represented by the ministry of local government, received credit financing from the Islamic Development Bank towards the cost of consolidation and scaling-up of Millennium Villages Projects (MVP II) in the Isingiro District.

The project applies a holistic integrated approach to local socio-economic development based on community participation and leadership, to lift communities out of poverty and subsequently improve livelihoods.

This project is implemented by Millennium Promise Allience Inc. Uganda, an international non-profit organisation, the umbrella for the Millennium Villages projects in Africa.

Tender information

Millennium Promise Allience intends to earmark a portion of the funds for the procurement of works under two lots.

Lot one: the construction of 55 bio-gas units in Rushasha, Endizi, Mbaare and Kashumba sub-counties in the Isingiro District.

Lot two: construction of solar mini grid systems in Maasha, Nyakitunda and Nyamuyanja sub-counties in the Isingiro District.

Millennium Promise Allience now invites clearly marked and sealed bids from eligible bidders for the provision of the above works.

Terms and conditions

Bidding will be conducted in accordance with the national competitive bidding method as per the Islamic Development Bank guidelines and is open to all qualified bidders.

Bidding documents in English may be purchased by interested bidders on submission of a written application to the address provided, upon a cash payment of a non-refundable fee of UGX 100, 000 ($29) per lot.

Interested bidders must carry out a site visit at their own cost, which is mandatory for the works and will be guided by the project infrastructure specialist.

A site visit certificate will be issued to bidders that must be presented in the bid document as proof.

These visits are scheduled for the 4th and 11th October 2016. There will be no extension and therefore bidders are strongly encouraged to plan to visit on the specified site dates.

Tender submission for the Millennium Villages Projects

Interested and eligible bidders can collect and inspect the bidding documents upon payment at the address below:

Project Accountant

Millennium Villages Projects (MVPII) Office

Isingiro District Local Government Head Quarters

P.O.Box1, Isingiro District

Bids must be delivered to the address stated above not later than Monday 17th October 2016 at 11:00am. All bids must be accompanied by a bid security in the form of a bank guarantee or bank’s certified cheques (original).

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Babalwa Bungane
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