"Good Journalism Makes Democracy Works"

Local Liberian Vendors Want Arcelor-Mittal Dismiss its Head of Supply Chain Mr. Surrendra

35 1,121

By Democracy Watch News Desk

democracywatch2021@gmail.com

The government of the Republic of Zambia in January 2017, instructed Vendanta Resources, the owner of Konkola Copper Mines (KCM), Zambia’s largest integrated copper producer, to transfer its Chief Controller, Mr. Purohit Surrendra, an Indian national, from over mining activities out of Zambia.

According to the Zambia Daily Mail Limited, the action of the government of Zambia was triggered by the derogatory statements made against the authorities of the government when he, Mr. Surrendra, was asked to help the government sort out several debts owed to contractors and suppliers of goods and services for the mining firm he had worked with in Zambia before coming to Liberia.

The news report in Zambia quoted the Minister of Mines and Mineral Development, Mr. Yakima, as saying, “Mr. Surrendra had been using derogatory statements against the government and that KCM had been given two weeks to relocate him from Zambia.”

According to the Zambia news report in 2017, the Minister of Mines and Mineral Development gave the instruction following the company’s assurance to settle over US$200 million debt owed to contractors and suppliers.

Our high-placed sources informed this paper that upon Mr. Surrendra‘s forceful removal from Zambia, he was hired by ArcelorMittal to serve as Head of Supply Chain through the aid of a fellow close to the owner of the company, Mr. Mittal. But news reaching our paper has confirmed that Mr. Surrendra has duped several vendors in Zambia and is exhibiting the same ugly and disgusting conduct in Liberia with local Liberian vendors that led to the government of Zambia asking him to leave their country.

The Democracy Watch has gathered that Mr. Surrendra has used several local businesses or vendors as pawns – took their proposals intended to supply AML with some materials to enhance their work but sadly used all their information provided to nurse his corrupt undertakings.

“There are no Liberian businesses that have contracts with ArcelorMittal through Mr. Surrendra’s office right now. Even if you are qualified and meet all the requirements you’ll not have the contract to procure equipment or materials for AML. He’s somebody who takes all vendors’ information provided in their proposals and uses them privately without the vendors getting the contracts. For example, if you are supposed to provide solar lights for the surrounding communities, Mr. Surrendra will use us as the vendors, take our proposals, and goes shopping around somewhere else and using us vendors as pawns and allowing his Indiana nationals to win the bid where he Mr. Surrendra has 50 percent share in,” a vendor told the Democracy Watch.

Those local Liberian vendors that have been duped are currently calling on the Management of ArcelorMittal to dismiss the Indiana rascal and fraudster, Mr. Surrender, as he is not in the interest of Liberians and the very AML.

They vowed that if AML can’t take action in two weeks against her notoriously corrupt Head of Supply Chain, Mr. Surrendra, they would go on the rampage asking the government of Liberia to deport Mr. Surrendra as it was done by the authorities in Zambia when he exhibited this cruel conduct against local suppliers in Zambia.

“We believe that ArcelorMittal is in the best interest of our country and its people but people like Surrendra are the ones exhibiting these bad corporal practices that create a negative impression in the public domain that AML is working against the interest of our country and people when they aren’t,” a vendor told our reporter in Monrovia.

Below is the Zambian news link to Mr. Surrendra’s forceful deportation from Zambia.

State challenges KCM to move Surendra

 

35 Comments
  1. Emmanuel Togba says

    I don’t know who wrote this story but I am a Liberian, the founder and CEO of DEPT Ltd. I submitted a proposal to Arcelor Mittal Liberia in November 2021 and won a contract to supply rail ties to Arcelor Mittal and I have been working and supplying Arcelor Mittal for over 1 year.

    I don’t know what this story is intended to achieve but Mr. Surrendra has been extremely supportive since our first encounter and this only seems like a campaign against his character.

  2. Emmanuel Togba says

    I don’t know who wrote this story but I am a Liberian, the founder and CEO of DEPT Ltd. I submitted a proposal to Arcelor Mittal Liberia in November 2020 and won a contract to supply rail ties to Arcelor Mittal and I have been working and supplying Arcelor Mittal for over 1 year.

    I don’t know what this story is intended to achieve but Mr. Surrendra has been extremely supportive since our first encounter and this only seems like a campaign against his character.

  3. Delisa Veth says

    Some genuinely marvelous work on behalf of the owner of this website , absolutely outstanding written content.

  4. Warung138 says

    It¦s in point of fact a great and helpful piece of information. I¦m glad that you simply shared this helpful info with us. Please stay us up to date like this. Thank you for sharing.

  5. Fungame777 says

    Some truly interesting information, well written and loosely user genial.

  6. Slotbom77 says

    Great post. I am facing a couple of these problems.

  7. KKSLOT777 says

    Hey! Do you use Twitter? I’d like to follow you if that would be okay. I’m undoubtedly enjoying your blog and look forward to new updates.

  8. Toronto Female Escorts says

    What i do not understood is in fact how you are no longer actually much more well-appreciated than you may be now. You are so intelligent. You know therefore considerably with regards to this topic, made me in my opinion imagine it from numerous varied angles. Its like women and men aren’t interested unless it is one thing to do with Woman gaga! Your individual stuffs outstanding. All the time take care of it up!

  9. cryptocurrency says

    But wanna state that this is very beneficial, Thanks for taking your time to write this.

  10. blockchain poker sites says

    Thank you for some other informative site. Where else may I am getting that kind of information written in such a perfect manner? I’ve a project that I am just now running on, and I have been on the glance out for such information.

  11. รับจำนำรถ says

    This really answered my downside, thank you!

  12. Thanks for another informative web site. Where else could I get that kind of info written in such an ideal way? I have a project that I’m just now working on, and I’ve been on the look out for such info.

  13. mlb streams says

    I haven’t checked in here for some time as I thought it was getting boring, but the last several posts are great quality so I guess I will add you back to my daily bloglist. You deserve it my friend 🙂

  14. Mikkel Mørch says

    We are a group of volunteers and opening a new scheme in our community. Your site offered us with helpful info to paintings on. You’ve performed an impressive job and our entire community will likely be grateful to you.

  15. Can you be more specific about the content of your article? After reading it, I still have some doubts. Hope you can help me.

  16. hire a hacker for cell phone says

    Hello there, just became alert to your blog through Google, and found that it is truly informative. I am going to watch out for brussels. I will be grateful if you continue this in future. Lots of people will be benefited from your writing. Cheers!

  17. private investigator for hire says

    There are some fascinating cut-off dates in this article however I don’t know if I see all of them heart to heart. There is some validity however I will take maintain opinion till I look into it further. Good article , thanks and we want more! Added to FeedBurner as properly

  18. phone hackers for hire says

    Pretty component to content. I just stumbled upon your blog and in accession capital to assert that I get actually enjoyed account your weblog posts. Anyway I will be subscribing in your augment or even I fulfillment you get entry to consistently rapidly.

  19. Hello my friend! I want to say that this post is awesome, nice written and include approximately all important infos. I¦d like to peer more posts like this .

  20. boostaro reviews says

    What is Boostaro? Boostaro revolutionizes romantic performance enhancement through its reliance on the wisdom of natural ingredients

  21. alpha tonic reviews says

    What is Alpha Tonic? Alpha Tonic stands as a natural health supplement designed to comprehensively address men’s overall well-being.

  22. Boostaro review says

    Way cool, some valid points! I appreciate you making this article available, the rest of the site is also high quality. Have a fun.

  23. Eye fortin says

    certainly like your web site but you have to check the spelling on quite a few of your posts. A number of them are rife with spelling problems and I find it very bothersome to tell the reality then again I’ll surely come back again.

  24. zencortex review says

    What Is Exactly ZenCortex? ZenCortex is an optimal hearing function support

  25. fitspresso says

    What i don’t understood is in reality how you are not actually a lot more smartly-appreciated than you may be right now. You are so intelligent. You know thus considerably relating to this subject, made me personally imagine it from numerous numerous angles. Its like men and women are not involved except it is something to accomplish with Lady gaga! Your personal stuffs excellent. All the time care for it up!

  26. sugar defender drops says

    Hello There. I found your weblog the use of msn. This is a very neatly written article. I will make sure to bookmark it and return to read extra of your useful info. Thanks for the post. I will certainly comeback.

  27. instagram hackers for hire says

    I very pleased to find this site on bing, just what I was looking for : D as well saved to my bookmarks.

  28. Renew says

    magnificent publish, very informative. I ponder why the opposite experts of this sector don’t realize this. You should proceed your writing. I am sure, you’ve a huge readers’ base already!

  29. Fitspresso review says

    Hi! Do you know if they make any plugins to help with SEO? I’m trying to get my blog to rank for some targeted keywords but I’m not seeing very good gains. If you know of any please share. Appreciate it!

  30. The Genius Wave says

    Having read this I thought it was very informative. I appreciate you taking the time and effort to put this article together. I once again find myself spending way to much time both reading and commenting. But so what, it was still worth it!

  31. Puravive says

    I¦ve recently started a site, the info you provide on this web site has helped me tremendously. Thanks for all of your time & work.

  32. Java Burn says

    Hey there, You’ve done an excellent job. I will definitely digg it and personally suggest to my friends. I’m confident they’ll be benefited from this site.

  33. prodentim reviews says

    Prodentim: What is it? Some of the finest and highest quality ingredients are used to produce Prodentim, an oral health supplement

  34. crypto says

    Some really nice stuff on this web site, I enjoy it.

  35. Neotonics reviews says

    I’d forever want to be update on new content on this internet site, saved to bookmarks! .

Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published.