Bidders for the supply of Food Items, Drugs and other items to the five State Prisons in the Southern Province have submitted their bids for the award of the contracts. The bidding is for supply of the items to the state prisons for the forthcoming fiscal year 2014.
The presentation of the bids took place on November 29 in the Bo State Prisons small Hall, where about more than five contractors gathered to do only the submission.
In the bids, most of the Contractors made an early estimation of Le78,000,000 with 3,800 being the estimated cost of feed per prisoner. The Le38,000 cost of feed per prisoner, is as against Le3,500, which is the current cost of prisoner's feed.
The Administration and Support Officer Sierra Leone Prisons, Joseph Lamboi, however told Awoko that the cost [...]