Local contractors apoplectic over P314.1m tender

Citizen-owned construction contractors are crying foul over direct appointment of a tender estimated at P304,100,000 to six other companies.

The Ministry of Basic Education (MoBE), through its Department of Technical Services has appointed the six companies to construct 190 classrooms and 94 science laboratories across the country.

Even though the companies are yet to get invitations to tender and submit their bids, the ministry has demarcated the cake and provided estimates.

Editor's Comment
Something ought to be done about deadly A3 Road

The accident which happened near Marapong village comes after yet another horrific accident which claimed 16 lives in July last year near Hubona. These stats don’t include other accidents where fatalities were not as many as the two.While several factors may have contributed to the two accidents and many others, many believe the biggest with that road is the bad state that the road is in. Unconfirmed reports in the most recent accident state...

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