PRODUCT OR SERVICE BEING SOUGHT:
Invitation for Submission of Request for Qualification (RFQ) for the Concession of the 700MW Zungeru
Hydroelectric Power Plant (ZHPP)
The Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) through the National Council on Privatization (NCP) and its
Secretariat, Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) in conjunction with the Federal Ministry of Power
(FMOP), invites interested investors to express interest by submitting their Request for Qualification
(RfQ) for the concession of the Zungeru Hydroelectric Power Plant (ZHPP).
The strategic objective of the 700MW Zungeru Hydroelectric Power Plant at Zungeru, Niger State, is the need for increased electricity generation from diverse sources, particularly, from the hydroelectric potentials replete in Niger State.
This is with an overall objective to procure a concessionaire with the Technical and Financial capabilities
to operate, maintain and manage the Zungeru Hydroelectric Power Plant through professional and
efficient management practices for a minimum of thirty (30) years.
The Bureau of Public Enterprise (BPE) is seeking competent investors as concessionaires to
operate, manager and maintain the hydropower plant for 30 years. The Plant comprise a reservoir with
230-meter elevation, powerhouse containing four 175 MW turbine/generating units for a 700MW total
rated output. Project is expected to be commissioned in 2023.