Invitation to Tender for Supply of Monthly Food Items at Save the Children International, Nigeria

Save the Children

Invitation to Tender 

Tender Reference: ITT/ABUJA/2015/FB/006 Save the Children is the world’s leading independent organization for children. We work in 120 countries. We save children’s lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfill their potential. We work together, with our partners, to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives. We have over two million supporters worldwide and raised 1.6 billion dollars in 2011 to reach more children than ever before, through programmes in health, nutrition, education, protection and child rights, also in times of humanitarian crises.

Save the Children International in Nigeria is inviting submission of tenders for a contract(s) to supply monthly food items for 3504 pre Identified households with vouchers for six months for IDPs in host communities within MMC and Jere LGAs, Maiduguri Borno state-Nigeria, as per details in table below.

No. Food Items Unit No. of House  Holds Total supply for Six Months (Kg)
1 Rice kg 3504 315,360
2 Beans kg 3504 294,336
3 Maize kg 3504 378.432
4 Millet kg 3504 420,480
5 Groundnut kg 3504 52,560
5 Palm oil liters 3504 21,024
6 Vegetable oil liters 3504 42.048
7 Salt kg 3504 21,024
8 Sugar kg 3504 21,024


Detailed specifications are included within the tender documents to be eligible to bid for these services, companies must be:

  • Experience and knowledge with NGOs/UN
  • Knowledge of the context of Borno state (Nigeria).
  • Knowledge of local food supplies, within Nigeria.

If you are interested in submitting a bid, please contact Save the Children at the following address to express your interest and request the tender documents. Invitation to Tender documents will be sent to you on return – from June, 30th, 2015 to July 29, 2015


Save the Children Abuja Office: No 4,

Danube close off Danube Street,

Maitama, Abuja, Nigeria

It is recommended to request/collect the tender documents as soon as possible. Completed tender documents are due to be submitted by 29th July, 2015, 4:00pm

Any bid submitted after this date and time will automatically be disqualified.