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The Procurement Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (PRAZ) formally, the State Procurement Board (SPB) was created through an Act of Parliament, Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Act[Cap 22:23] which repealed the Act, No. 2/99 [Cap. 22:14] through S.I. 152 of December 2017. The new mandate of the Authority is to supervise public procurement proceedings to ensure transparency, fairness, honesty, cost-effectiveness and competition as required by Section 315 of the Zimbabwean Constitution.
Mr Cliff Gondo, PRAZ Capacity Building Director, explaining about Standard Bidding Documents (SBDs) to public procurement officials during training. PRAZ introduced SBDs to achieve uniformity by procuring entities
Mr Nyasha Chizu, CEO of PRAZ, expressing a point during a live Radio presentation on the role of the Authority and State-owned enterprises in relation to the Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Act.