No More Manual Procurement In Laikipia County. IFMIS Portal Is The Way To Go.
All procurement and actions like requisitions, sourcing and committing of local purchase orders will be done on the IFMIS portal services, county Government of Laikipia
County government has asked the Integrated Management Information System (IFMIS) directorate to disable the auto- creation module that allows the County officers to procure or source goods or services manually and feed the system.
Following the shutdown, the County government in conjunction with National Treasury will this week be holding a four day training for procurement officers, contractors and suppliers on e-sourcing at a Nanyuki hotel.
The move is aimed at eliminating corruption and promoting transparency efficiency and promoting competitiveness in sourcing in the County systems.
IFMIS is part of the public service reforms being initiated by H.E Governor Ndiritu Muriithi to ensure efficiency in the service.
The County government of Laikipia is at the same time in the process of activating the operations management systems, to help in managing human resources and contractors and suppliers in tracking their invoices online.