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28 November 2020

Potholetracker: There is an urgent need to fix Academy Road in Ibadan [Photos]

Months later, Academy road in Ibadan is still in the same state it was when we spotlighted it in our #Potholetracking campaign, a poor state with […]
28 November 2020

Potholetracker: An eye-sore of a road at Akala Express in Ibadan [Photos]

The residents of Akala Express will share with you about how their cars, buses & even tricycles have been repaired on several occasions due to the […]
28 November 2020

Potholetracker: A bumpy road ride at Arapaja-Odo Ona Kekere in Ibadan [Photos]

  If the government of Oyo State are looking for an amusement spot to go for a bumpy ride, they should look no further than the […]
28 November 2020

Potholetracker: There is need to fix the manhole at Dalute-Odo Ona Elewe in Ibadan [Photos]

Driving around Dalute-Odo Ona Elewa must be a daunting challenge due to the gigantic manhole that scares the cars away, just at the middle of the […]
28 November 2020

Pothole tracker: A pothole-laden roundabout at New Garage Ibadan [Photos]

A major roundabout would usually be the centre of attraction in most locale, but not the New Garage Roundabout which is painstakingly pothole-laden. Various sections of New […]
28 November 2020

Pothole tracker: A dangerous road at Ojo Ekun-Arapaja Odo-Ona Elewe Ibadan [Photos]

The dangerous uncompleted road at Ojo Ekun-Arapaja Odo-Ona Elewe can take lives.  The state of the road is such that it could fuel hideouts for robbers […]
28 November 2020

Pothole tracker: The Sandy Beach for cars to swim along Jarkata Junction Ibadan [Photos]

Cars have to swim through the sandy beach along the Jarkata Junction, Ibadan. The roads have been abandoned in their incomplete state. The road is also […]
4 November 2020

Statutory Transfers in the proposed 2021 Budget

  A whopping sum of ₦128bn is apportioned to the National Assembly as part of the Statutory Transfer in the proposed budget for 2021. Accordingly, this […]
4 November 2020

Key Spending in the Education & Health Sector of the proposed 2021 Budget Review

#YMonitorSpotlight Proposed 2021 Budget review; Called, the Budget of Economic Recovery And Resilience. Presented October 8th, 2020 to the National Assembly. We take a keen look […]
4 November 2020

Nigerians are starving Nigerians; World Capital of Poverty – Dotun Famoriyo

The past four weeks in Nigeria has been particularly challenging for citizens of Nigeria, home and abroad. From Nigeria being 60 and still experiencing significant setbacks […]
18 October 2016

Why we should be worried about the release of the 21 chibok girls

by Alabi Usman We are still basking in the euphoria of the release of the 21 chibok girls by the Boko Haram terrorists last week. It […]
20 October 2016

Nigerian Senate passes North-East Development Commission Bill

by Ajadi Daniel A bill seeking for the establishment of North East Development Commission has been passed by the Nigerian Senate. Despite earlier discordance over funding […]
26 October 2016

IDP monitor: Truck conveying IDPs suffers landmine explosion

by Usman Alabi A truck conveying Internally Displaced Persons, (IDPs) ran into a landmine planted on a highway causing an explosion which injured some passengers. The […]
8 November 2016

Profiling a Hero: Lt. Col. Abu Ali

by Usman Alabi Many would agree with me that it is long the Ballads sang praises of a Nigerian soldier for his bravery on the battle […]
10 November 2016

Late Lt. Col Abu Ali and the conspiracy theorists

by Usman Alabi It is always very difficult to let go our love ones, so most times we tend to look for suitable explanation to justify […]
14 November 2016

What you need to know about IDPs

by Usman Alabi This is based on ACAPS Crisis Profile for July 2016 and Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) IDP figure analysis. According to ACAPS Crisis […]
14 November 2016

IDP monitor: First Bank donates 3,100 bags of cement for rehabilitation of IDP’s homes in Borno

by Usman Alabi First Bank of Nigeria Limited (FBN) on Monday donated 3,100 bags of cement and bundles of roofing sheets to Borno state government for […]
16 November 2016

Tracking education in the North in the face of the Boko Haram conflict

by Usman Alabi I was in the North-east as a youth corps member threes ago, precisely in Damaturu, Yobe state. Even as at then, education in […]
16 November 2016

The state of education in Boko Haram affected states

by YMonitor The video is from a Human Right Watch report on education in the Northeast titled “They set the classrooms on fire”Let us have your […]