compliance with the Governor Ifeanyi Okowa's transparency agenda.
According to the MD, DESOPADEC, once the Board approves the tender, they will give out Job Order to kick start the process.
Also speaking to the members of the Press and the general public was the Executive Director, Projects; Pastor Philip Gbasin who said within the next few weeks, jobs will be awarded to winners of various bids.
In his welcome speech at the event, the Executive Director, Planning Research and Statistics, Engr. Victor Wood said the exercise is a compulsory activity in the process of budget making in the Commission.
"On March 15th 2017, we advertised list of projects. We are here now to open them. it is a very significant event to move the entire process forward. At the expiration of the deadline for submission of tender bids, the boxes are opened, the next stage is to sign the bids to avoid any addition or alteration", Engr. Wood stated.
Also present at the ceremony were the Executive Directors of all the Directorates of the Commission and the Ethnic Representatives in the Board of the Commission as well as Representatives of Contractors. .