Invitation to Participate in the Pre-Qualification/Tendering Exercise for the Production of 2015 NCE Course Materials at National Teachers’ Institute (NTI), Kaduna
National Teachers’ Institute, (NTI), Kaduna
Invitation to Participate in the Pre-Qualification/Tendering Exercise
The National Teachers’ Institute (NTI) Kaduna is inviting interested, competent and qualified registered printing companies to submit Technical proposal as a pre-requisite for pre-qualification, for the production of 2015 NCE Course Materials.
Interested companies should submit the documents listed below:
(i) Full detail of the Company’s profile.
(ii) Certificate of Registration with the Corporate Affairs Commission.
(iii) Tax Clearance Certificate for at least Three years (2012, 2013 & 2014). (iv) Evidence of VAT Registration and Remittance.
(v) Evidence of similar jobs(s) executed in the past (with verifiable addresses).
(vi) Organisational structure, available manpower with list of technical staff with their resumes.
(vii) List of equipment/Distribution facilities
(viii) Evidence of financial capability/Bank Reference and Annual Turn Over of at least N50 Million Duly Stamped by the Bank
(ix) Company audited accounts over the past three years (2012, 2013 & 20I4)
(x) Evidence of Registration with Pensions Commission in Compliance with provisions of Section (16 (6) (d) of the Public Procurement Act, 2007 (PPA 2007).
(xi) Payment of non-refundable bidding fee of N10, 000.00 (Ten Thousand Naira only) in Bank Draft payable to the National Teachers’ Institute, Kaduna.
(xii) Evidence of payment of Training Contributions to Industrial Training Fund (ITF) in line with Section 6 (1) – (3) of the amended ITF Act. No. 19 of 2011.
(xiii) Evidence of Compliance with the Employer’s Compensation Act which requires that all Employers of Labour must remit 1 % of the total annual emolument of their workers to the Nigerian Social Insurance Trust Fund.
(xiv) Evidence of Registration with Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria in line with the Federal Government Circular with reference No. SGF/OP/1/S.3/IX/7547 of 14th March, 2013 (a copy of FRC Certificate must be attached).
Printers will be selected in accordance with the provisions of the Procurement Act 2007 and Due Process mechanism.
Interested firms are to submit prequalification/Technical Proposals in sealed envelope. The proposal together with the documents earlier listed are to be submitted in sealed envelope addressed to the Director-General and Chief Executive, National Teachers’ Institute, KM5 Kaduna-Zaria Road, P.M.B. 2191, Kaduna duly marked “PRINTING of NCE Course Materials”. The bid should be dropped in the Tender Box in the office of the Registrar. Bidder’s name, address and telephone numbers, should be indicated on the reverse side of the envelope. Bidders are to ensure that they also sign the Submission Register in the Registrar’s office.
Closing date for the submission of Technical bids is Monday, 20th April, 2015 not later than 12.00 noon at the Registrar’s office, NTI Headquarters Kaduna; while bids will be opened immediately on the same day at the SMASE complex building NTI Headquarters, Kaduna.
Please note this advert was earlier published in the Federal Tenders Journal Volume 11 No 5 edition of Monday March 9, 2015, wherein the very important paragraph containing information regarding closing/opening date of submission of Technical bids as well as the venue, was inadvertently omitted hence this re-publication. Any inconvenience is highly regretted.