Thursday, September 21, 2017
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 Ayodele lawal Adio In a landmark judgement by Justice Abdulfatai of the Lagos state high court, the erudite judged unequivocally declared that no governor was empowered by the constitution to take over the administration of local governments through sole...
by Usman Alabi The governor of Benue, Samuel Ortom said the Sultan of Sokoto criticised the cargo airport project out of ignorance. The governor said this while fielding questions from newsmen after he commissioned ambulances purchased for primary health care centres...
by Ajadi Daniel Analysis Abandoned projects are not new to us in this clime, they dot our landscape and are part of the sceneries that we see around us while growing up as kids and even now as young people. It has...

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