Integrity reveals the waste of 58 billion dinars in the project to establish schools in Kirkuk
14:10 - 08/28/2020
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Speaking about the seizure process, the Commission’s Investigation Department stated, according to a statement received by the authority / the information / a copy of it, that “the Kirkuk investigation office team has moved to the governorate office, and set the priorities for the project of constructing (25) schools using the pre-fabricated building method referred to One of the foreign companies, at an amount of (57,894,000,000) billion dinars, ”clarifying that“ the period of implementation of the project was set at (24) months in contravention of the provisions of Clause (Fourth) of Article (4) of the Instructions for the Execution of Government Contracts No. (1 of 2008) ”.
The department added, “The investigations of the Authority’s investigation office in the governorate revealed that the executing company of the project had tampered with the basic designs, reduced the number of schools from (25) to (18) schools, and changed designs and spaces, contrary to the terms of contracts and without obtaining the approval of the Ministry of Planning. Kirkuk, with the Italian company being included in the provisions of Cabinet Resolution No. (347 of 2015), in contravention of the requirements of the resolution that stated the necessity to address the stalled projects; As a result of the security situation and the financial crisis.
She explained, "The company's inclusion in the provisions of the aforementioned decision led to a waste of public money by exempting the company from late fines and exaggerating the cost of the project."
And she affirmed, “A fundamentalist seizure report of the process that was carried out based on a judicial arrest warrant was organized, and it was presented with the seizures to the judge of the investigation court specialized in integrity issues in the Kirkuk governorate. To take appropriate legal action. ”Ended / 25