CEM REPORT | The Federal Government has launched the qualification stage for the development of cargo/agro-allied terminals across the country.
The Ministry of Aviation via a statement invited interested firms and a consortium of firms to participate in the qualification process for the selection of partners via a bidding process.
According to the ministry, the overall objective of the selection process would be the successful procurement of concessionaires technically and financially capable of design, building, financing, operating, maintaining and transferring the terminals within the concession period for the optimal benefit of the country.
The ministry further added that the request for qualification is the qualification stage of the procurement process for the project and interested firms/consortia are expected to meet the qualification requirements specified in the request package and only qualified parties shall be invited to the request for proposal stage.
The statement noted that the terminals’ locations are strategically selected across the country, including Kebbi, Plateau, Katsina, Cross River, Edo, Ondo and Adamawa state.
Interested firms or consortiums are enjoined to get details and clarification on the Nigeria aviation public-private partnership project website, http://www.nigerianaviationpppproject.com, with responses to be submitted not later than September 12, 2022, to the Permanent Secretary.