EMBASSY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
The Embassy of the United States of America will conduct an open auction sale of used furniture, appliances, empty containers etc, as follows:
Venue: Plot 1129, Durumi District, Abuja (behind the American International School).
Monday, 25 September, 2023 Registration day
Tuesday, 26 September, 2023: Registrations and Inspection/viewing day
Wednesday, 27 September, 2023 Inspection/Viewing Day
Thursday, 28 September, 2023 Auction Sales Day
Time: From 9:00am to 3:00pm each day
Saturday 30 September, 2023: Property removal day
Time: from 8:00am to 4:00pm Saturday
GENERAL PAYMENT TERMS
• Payments shall be made immediately after winning the bid or the item will be re-bid.
• Payments can be made in any of the following ways:
✓ Interbank transfers.
1. The Embassy cashier be available for cash and interbank-transfer payments. POS payment will not be available.
2. All items are sold “as is” with no declaration made of serviceability. There will be “no returns” and “no refunds” made after the sales.
3. A 40% down payment will be made on capitalized/high value items like generators and vehicles. The 60% balance payment must be made within 3 working days after winning the bid or the winner would forfeit the initial 40% deposit made.
4. Nigerian Customs Authority will charge customs duties for duty bound items. Buyers shall bear full responsibility for payment of custom duty. No item shall be released to the buyer without proof of custom duty payment.
5. Auction guidelines and procedures will be handed out on the sales day, Thursday, 28 September, 2023.
6. Items purchased are expected to be removed from the Embassy compound on Saturday 30 September, 2023 from 0800-1600, after all necessary payments are concluded and confirmed.
7. There will be a registration exercise for all intending buyers and viewers starting Monday 25 September, 2023 at 09.00am, buyers and Viewers are expected to register using an identity card or a means of identification; only registered buyers on a previous day will be allowed into the compound the next day to View and on the auction day.