Request for information from PPE suppliers


Reference:  RFI/NACOSEC/01/2020/07/24

Date of the RFI:                     Friday July 24 2020

Closing Date of the RFI:          Wednesday July 29 2020

Procurement Method:                       International Competitive Bidding (ICB)

The National Covid-19 Secretariat (NACOSEC) is mandated to co-ordinate development and implementation of the Lesotho National Covid-19 Strategy. As a guiding policy, the country aims to flatten the curve of infections and to raise the line of the healthcare system capacity with a view to reducing the likelihood of needless deaths.  The role of the Secretariat is to ensure that national resources in the fight against the spread of Coronavirus are scaled-up and are effectively and efficiently utilised.  NACOSEC invites suitably qualified and capable Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) suppliers to put forward their capacity statement to supply NACOSEC with PPE.

Request for Information (RFI) NoRFI/NACOSEC/2020/07/24  
Issue DateFriday July 24 2020  
Closing date and time of SubmissionWednesday July 29 2020  
Information to be submitted on-line:[email protected]  
Enquiries to be submitted on-line:[email protected]  
Mandatory Requirements: 
Legal Entity  Registration Documents
Tax ComplianceSubmit a Valid Tax Clearance Certificate/Certificate ID/Link/Pin from applicable Tax Administrator
Indicate Type of BusinessSole Proprietor, Small Business and Co-operatives, Limited Company, Manufacturer/Consortium/Partnership/Association
Business ProfileBusiness Name Contact Details Business Physical Location and Address Nature of Business List Previous Clients on similar supplies Supply Capacity Supply Lead Delivery Time
Description of ProductsType of Products; Full description of products being sold/manufactured  
Origin of make of Products  Locally made in Lesotho/SACU Region/EXTRA SACU
Price of ProductsIndicate applicable price of sale of products  
Local ParticipationIndicate extent of participation of locally registered businesses in the bid  
DisqualificationLate Submission Failure to Submit Valid Tax Clearance

NACOSEC reserves the right to validate information submitted to ensure that company experience as well as capacity are relevant and adequate.


The information contained in this for Request for Information (RFI) has been prepared solely for the purposes of providing information to any interested supplier and is not in any way binding on the Secretariat. Furthermore, this request for information and/or any submission received in response thereto will in no way give rise to any obligation on the part of the Secretariat to enter into any commercial negotiations or arrangement with any bidder who responds to this request, and the Secretariat’s rights in this regard are fully reserved.