WOMEN FOR HEALTH – W4H
1 ADAMU DAMKABO CLOSE, OFF TUKUR ROAD, NASSARAWA G.R.A. KANO
INVITATION FOR PRE-QUALIFICATION OF CONTRACTORS

1. INTRODUCTION
The UK aid-funded Women for Health (W4H) programme has been working since November 2012 to improve the number and capacity of female health workers in five states in Northern Nigeria (Kano, Katsina, Jigawa, Zamfara and Yobe), with the Extention phase of the programmes in November 2017, adding Borno as a beneficiary State, W4H will continue to increase the physical, management of teaching capacity of the Health Training Institutions (HTIs); improving quality of teaching and introduction of a Foundation Year Programme (FYP) for rural women to improve their academic credentials, study skills and confidence to enter health worker training. This pre-qualification is for works to be executed only in Borno State, North Eastern Nigeria.

In compliance with the W4H procurement process, the Women for Health Programme invites interested and competent Contractors (based Only in Borno State ) for the procurement of the following under-listed projects;

2. SCOPE OF WORKS
i. LOT 1: Construction of Academic Block (Phase II) at College of Nursing & Midwifery, Maiduguri
ii. LOT 2: Construction of Academic Block (Phase III) at College of Nursing & Midwifery, Maiduguri
iii. LOT 3: Construction of Department of Community Health at College of Health Technology, Maiduguri

3. ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS (without which Bidder shall be out rightly disqualified)
i. Evidence of certificate of incorporation with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CACA)
ii. Evidence of Company’s Income Tax Clearance Certificate for the last three (3) years valid till 31st December 2019
iii. Evidence of Registration on the National database with Interim registration Report (IRR) expiring on 31st January 2020
iv. Copy of certified audited accounts for immediate past 3 years (2015. 2016, and 2017) duly stamped by certified auditors

4. ADDITIONAL CRITERIA NEEDED FOR PRE-QUALIFICATION
i. Evidence of Financial Capability and Banking Support (Bank Reference Letter and Statement of account for the last 3 months).
ii. Experiences/Technical Qualification of key personnel (Company Profile, CV of key personnel with registration by relevant regulatory bodies COREN, ARCON, QSRBN, CORBON etc.)
iii. Evidence of knowledge of the industry (Award letters of projects executed and certificates of completion issued)
iv. List of completed and On-Going Projects in the last 5 years Only with pictures and addresses of which construction was held
v. Reference to 3 major projects giving names, telephone (GSM), E-mail address etc. of official contact persons representing the Client for the project executed Covering letter selecting ONLY 1 project that the bidders proposes to work on

5. SUBMISSION OF COMPLETED PRE-QUALIFICATION DOCUMENTS
All documents for submission must be conveyed with a covering letter writer on Company Letterhead Paper bearing contact address, telephone number, email address and name of Directors. The Pre-qualification documents should be addressed to the National Programmes Manager, W4H National office, No. 1 Adamu Dankabo Close, Off Tukur, Nassarawa G.R.A, Kano, submitted and registered in sealed envelopes and at the Top Left corner clearly marked Pre-qualification for LOT………. (Name if proposed project), and not later than 10:00 am on 7th October, 2019

6. OPENING OF COMPLETED PRE-QUALIFICATION DOCUMENTS
Opening of submissions will commence immediately after no later than 12:00 Noon, Same day, 7th October, 2019. Representative of the interested parties are mandatory required to be present during the opening exercise which will hold at Fatima Hall, Grand Central Hotel, Bompai Rod, Kano.

Please Note That:
– W4H reserves the right to verify submissions made by the bidders and to disqualify bidders on false claims made during the pre-qualification exercises
– That this advertisement for invitation to pre-qualification shall not be considered as a commitment on the part of W4H, nor shall it entitle any bidder to make any claims whatsoever.
– Full tender procedures will apply only on bidders that are pre-qualified

SIGNED
NATIONAL PROGRAMME MANAGER

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