Ministry of Agriculture

Ethiopian Herald Dec4,2020

Invitation for Bids(IFB)

IFB Title: – Drilling of 3 (Three) Productive water wells in Afar Regional State

Project Title: – Strengthening Drought Resilience Program (DRSLP/Kfw-SDR), Grant

Number: BMZ ID 2011 67 006

Procurement Reference Number: MoA/KfW’s/SDR/NCB/W-07/2020

Procurement Method: – National Competitive Bidding (NCB)

1. The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia has received Financing [Fund] from the KfW Development Bank (German Financial Cooperation) towards the cost of Strengthening Drought Resilience Program (SDR). It is intended that part of the proceeds of this finance will be applied to eligible payments under the contract for the Procurement of Goods, Works, and Consulting Services.

2. Bidding will be conducted through the National Competitive Bidding (NCB) procedures specified in the KfW Procurement Proclamation & Guideline, and are open to all bidders from Eligible Source Countries.

3. Ministry of Agriculture now invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for the supply and delivery of the following items.


S/N Description of Contracts


Lot Number




Contractors Category



Drilling of One Productive deep well Drilling in Assayita Woreda (Gehertu  Kebele) Afar Region


ETB 75,000.00


Grade 1 or 2



Drilling of Two Productive deep wells Drilling in Elidar Woreda (Adigino and Siyaro Kebele) Afar Region



ETB 200,000.00


Grade 1


4. Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information and inspect the bidding documents at the address given below in the morning from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM and in the afternoon from 01:30 PM to 5:00 PM Monday to Friday.

5. A complete set of Bidding Documents in the English language may be purchased by interested bidders upon payment of a non-refundable fee of ETB 200.00 (Two Hundred Birr only),

6. Bids must be delivered to the address below on or before January 07, 2021 GC. At 10:00 AM and will be opened in the presence of the bidder’s representatives who choose to attend at 10:15 AM on the same date of closing.

7. Electronic bidding will not be permitted and late bids will be rejected.

8. All bids must be accompanied by a Bid Security with an amount stated above in Ethiopian birr or equivalent and easily convertible currency.

9. The Purchaser reserves the right to reject the bid fully or partially.

Ministry of Agriculture (MoA)

Drought Resilience and Sustainable Livelihoods Program

Procurement Directorate, CMC Road, Behind Ethiopia Geological Survey Room No. 01

Tel. 251-116-677349, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.