Thursday, June 21, 2018
by Opeoluwa Quadri Just a month after the fire incident at the Olusosun dump site, the Lagos state government is yet to take any major step order than closing down the site. The smouldering fire though with less intensity still...
by Ajadi Daniel Weeks after the Olusosun dump site fire, the hazy smoky fog that beclouds the atmosphere on a daily basis persist even now. Even with our camera we could not see beyond the fog of smoke. Passers-by could...
by YMonitor According to a poll conducted by YMonitor on her social media handle, the 5K stipends to the poor, a policy and campaign promise by Buhari has been less successful and impactful. Forty eight percent of voters believe that...
by Opeoluwa Quadri Surulere residents challenged their councillors to visit their wards and not wait for another election. Most of the councillors were accused of not attending CDA meetings in their ward and so are unaware of the challenges faced...
by Opeoluwa Quadri The vice chairman of the Surulere local government, Hon Bamidele Yusuf promised that Somade crescent which is currently in a bad state will be rehabilitated. He stated this at the YMonitor Grassroots Engagement organised by the The...
by YMonitor The need for both government and citizens to take initiative before the floods in Lagos was the subject of heated debate on the YMonitor quarterly show for this quarter. Guests on the show which was held on Channels were...
by Chinedu Brown Budget transparency has become  a myth in Nigeria, apart from Kaduna and few other states that have cultivated a tradition of open budget, most of the states in Nigeria are fanatically paranoid when it comes to open...
by Ajadi Daniel It is perhaps no news that states in Nigeria are used to preparing budget that they do not have the financial capacity to implement. It might be difficult to entirely avoid deficit when planning a budget, but states...
by Usman Alabi Only few of the 36 states have the financial capacity to effectively implement their 2018 budgets. Budget making in Nigeria has become a ritual and public relation tool by states to hide and deflect attention from a...
by Chinedu Brown Cross River's 2018 budget dwarfs other states Appropriation bill for the current year including Lagos. The state budgets N1.3trn for 2018, how it will implement this humongous budget even with a 2017 total revenue that is less...

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