Government Spending

6 February 2020

YMonitor Issue 38: Paper Ministries

In an unprecedented approach to governance in Nigeria, the cross Rivers State House of assembly have approved the olimpotic meristemasis budget of the state government. Professor […]
4 February 2020

Pothole tracker: There is need to fix these sections of Isolo road [photos]

  The entire stretch of Isolo road is in bad shape. You can conveniently cook inside the various potholes on the road, that’s how large and […]
4 February 2020

Looking for a mega city with mega potholes? Lagos is your best bet

  Potholes are not far fetched on Lagos roads, most times this is because of the low quality of materials used in construction as well as […]
4 February 2020

These Potholes on both sides of Oke Afa road towards Jakande should get the Lagos state government worried

  We thought the potholes on Oke Afa road should compel action from government, by now the Lagos state government should have done something to address […]
3 February 2020

YMonitor Issue 37: Lagos Affairs – Gbésè

Either you are a Nigerian or a lagosian there is no doubt that you have heard about the decision of the Lagos State government to confirm […]
1 February 2020

Okada: An Open Letter to Governor Jide Sanwoolu.

  Dear Sir, Welcome to the realities of leading one of the most complex cities in the world by every standard. You have done well for […]
1 February 2020

YMonitor Issue 36: Alert from the grave

  I am neither the selfless Gani Fawehinmi who left his personal issues unattended to and kept fighting for the plight of the common Nigerian nor […]
30 January 2020

Pothole tracker: The bariga road pothole by UNILAG gate can’t be a surprise if you are a Lagosian, it feels normal

  This perhaps should no longer be a surprise. LUTH gate was once in a terrible condition until we intensified advocacy on the condition of the […]
28 January 2020

Infographics: See federal allocation to Osun LGAs for November 2019

  Osun state has 30 local government areas, each of them receives monthly allocation from the federal government. Follow up with us on this page to […]
28 January 2020

Pothole tracker: Old Agege Motor road and it’s recurring potholes are the true definition of ‘God when?’ [Photos]

  The entire stretch of the old Agege motor road is pothole infested, every section of that road is in a complete state of disrepair. There […]
26 December 2016

YMonitor project tracker: Image count down to the completion of second Ojota pedestrian bridge

by Usman Alabi Let us have your opinion on this project. YMonitor is an accountable and transparency project, we track government funds and projects to ensure […]
28 December 2016

Tracking the N500 million Chibok school funds

By Usman Alabi Analysis There are controversies as regards the N500 million Chibok school funds. The former President Goodluck Jonathan initiated the Safe School Initiative programme […]
29 December 2016

Budget tracker: Rivers State N470bn budget for 2017

by Usman Alabi Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, on Wednesday presented a budget of N470bn for the 2017 fiscal year to the State House of Assembly. […]
30 December 2016

Budget tracker: Sokoto State’s N204.3 billion 2017 budget

by Usman Alabi Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal presented a budget estimate of N204.3 billion to the state House of Assembly The budget is about N29.9billion […]
30 December 2016

Budget tracker: Gov. Abdulfatah Ahmed presents N135 billion 2017 budget to Kwara Assembly

by Usman Alabi The Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, has presented a 2017 budget estimate of N135.1 billion to the State House of Assembly. The appropriation […]
30 December 2016

Budget tracker: Ogun State Assembly passes N221 billion 2017 budget

by Usman Alabi Ogun State House of Assembly has on Thursday approved the sum of N221.1 billion as the 2017 budget for the State. The amount […]
3 January 2017

Federal tracker: FG begins payment of N5,000 stipend to poor citizens

by Usman Alabi The Federal government has begun payment of N5,000 monthly stipend to over one million vulnerable Nigerians through the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) of […]
5 January 2017

Kebbi tracker: Kebbi awards N1.25 billion contract for rehabilitation of Yauri, Zuru roads

by Usman Alabi The Kebbi State government has awarded N1.25 billion contract for the rehabilitation of Malando-Ngaski-Warrah road and Dabai- Zuru road in Zuru and Ngaski […]
5 January 2017

Jigawa tracker: FG earmarks N285 million for the control of flood, grass in Hadejia Valley project

by Usman Alabi  Senator Ubali Shittu, representing Jigawa North has disclosed that the Federal Government has earmarked N285 million in the 2017 fiscal year for flood […]