Ekiti

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 […]
16 September 2016

‘Construction of new gov’s office, high court complex part of infrastructural development’

by Adim Esoeh The Commissioner for Works and Transportation in Ekiti State, Mrs Funmi Ogun, has made known that the State  Government has set aside N1.9 billion […]
16 September 2016

Analysis: Beaming the searchlight on Nigeria’s Ecological Funds

by Usman Alabi It has become imperative to beam a searchlight on the ecological funds, a fund that a large section of the population knows nothing […]
16 September 2016

Analysis: Misplaced priorities in Ekiti State

The Ekiti State government has announced the bidding process for the construction of a governor’s office and a High Court complex. The total cost of both […]
19 October 2016

EFCC monitor: Obanikoro admits that he gave N2.3 billion to Gov Fayose

by Ajadi Daniel Detained former Minister of State (Defence) Senator Musiliu Obanikoro has admitted that he gave the Ekiti state governor, Ayodele Fayose the sum of […]
10 November 2016

Senate step down of grazing and ranching bill: Which way forward?

by Ajadi Daniel The Senate did not probably thought it could find a lasting solution to the problem of the farmers/herdsmen crisis when it brought up […]
7 December 2016

YMonitor Budget Tracker: Gov. Fayose presents N93.4bn budget for 2017

by Usman Alabi Gov Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti has presented a budget of N93.4bn to the Ekiti state Assembly. The budget was tagged, “Budget of Higher […]
10 July 2017

UBE Funds tracker: Lagos, Ekiti, Osun… have N12.60bn unaccessed UBE funds

by Opeoluwa Quadri Is the south western states taking primary education for granted? Especially against the background of a popular belief that these states are educationally […]
12 July 2017

UBE funds tracker: Beaming searchlight on unaccessed UBE matching grants

by YWriter It is worrisome that some states in the country have failed to access the federal government’s UBE matching grants thus making it difficult for […]
12 April 2018

On the states budget of hypocrisy, PR stunts, and deficits (SEE FIGURES)

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 […]