Kwara Govt  Opens Bids For 2022, 2023 SUBEB/UBEC School Projects


There were at least 315 applicants as Kwara State Universal Basic Education Board (KwSUBEB)  opened bids for those  who are seeking contracts for the execution of the 2022 and 2023 SUBEB/UBEC school projects in the state penultimate Friday.

 The two-year bid processes are  expected to cover six (6) lots of school intervention projects such as the construction of two blocks of classrooms with offices; construction of a block of VIP toilet of four (4) compartments in 28 different locations; remodeling and renovation of a total of 136 classrooms; provision of 7,756 units of furniture for pupils; provision of 877 units of furniture for teachers; and supply of water and sanitation in 15 locations respectively.

 Chairman of House of Assembly Committee on Education, Hon Salihu Muhammed Baba was among dignitaries at the short ceremony in Ilorin, the state capital.

One of the bidders, Alhaji Suleiman Oba Wakasi, who spoke on behalf of others, expressed their satisfaction with the manner the bidding was carried out and pledged not to compromise standards when awarded the contracts.

 He also lauded  Governor  AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq for his leadership style and how his administration has  continued to take the development of education and other key sectors with all seriousness.

 Other dignitaries at the event were  the governor’s Special Adviser  on Special Duties, Alhaji Abdulrazhaq Jiddah; Permanent Secretary, State Ministry of Education and Human Capital Development, Mrs Rebecca Bake Olarewaju; and a director from the EFCC Usman Sakari; among others.