Saturday, April 21, 2018
BudgIT Nigeria put out this infographic yesterday about the levels of transparency in the states, regarding their budgets. Only 6 of 36 states have published their budgets online: Lagos, Edo, Nassarawa, Abia, Osun and Kaduna. Of these 6, only Kaduna,...
Zonal Intervention Projects even though geared towards economic development and social mobility for Nigerians in every state has been abused in the past by some lawmakers due to the lack of transparency. In the past, specific details of the Zonal...
On July 14th, A "Bill for an Act to provide for the establishment of the Non-Governmental Organisations Regulatory Commission for the supervision, coordination and monitoring of Non-Governmental Organisations, Civil Society Organisations etc in Nigeria and for related matters" (HB585),...
The National Human Rights Commission has started investigating the killings of eight persons in Zamfara State on Monday over alleged blasphemy. The Executive Secretary of the commission, Prof. Bem Angwe, disclosed this in a text message to reporters on Tuesday...
  The National Endowment for Democracy (NED) and The Future Project (TFP) in partnership with YNaija.com, the online newspaper for young Nigerians have launched the ‘YNaija Accountability Project’. Tagged the Y! Monitor, the YNaija Accountability Project highlights crucial accountability issues as...
An elderly farmer has been reported to have been crushed to death during an accident involving one of the vehicles in the convoy of the Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, around Umutu, in Ukwuani Council Area of the...
As the Rio Olympics 2016 steadily moves on to a close, the mystery behind the lack of funds for the Nigerian athletes and sportsmen logistics before the commencement of the Olympics despite the release of N2.7 billion by the...
by Adim Esohe “From the inception of government’s initiative in organised housing finance system to date, only meager sum have so far been injected into the system. This accounts for less than 0.5 per cent of the GDP compared to...
by Usman Alabi Analysis I recall listening to a radio program where a caller called in and was told that ASUU would be going on a warning strike, the caller thrilled everyone to laughter with his reply, which was, “e don...
by Ajadi Daniel Analysis Almost five months after the presentation of the 2017 budget by President Buhari to the National Assembly, the budget is yet to be passed by the National Assembly. The budget was precisely presented on the 14th of...

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