federal government

4 December 2020

The Future Project launches the Freedom of Information (FOI) Project to encourage transparency in governance 

As part of their goal to solve the continent’s largest issues, The Future Project is set to launch the Freedom of Information (FOI) project – a […]
4 December 2020

What Happens After You Have Made Your Freedom Of Information (FOIAct) Request? (Part One) #FAQs

What happens after you have made your #FOIRequest? (5) things that usually would happen: 1) Information is provided 2) The institution might extend 3) The institution […]
4 December 2020

The Duties of Local Governments as contained in the 1999 Constitution

The role of a local government and its agencies in societies can never be over stated. It’s imperative for us to know the different duties & […]
4 December 2020

Who Can You Make A Freedom Of Information (FOIAct) Request to? #FAQs

Who can you make an FOI request to? 1. A public official, agency or institution 2. Any legislative, executive or advisory body 3. Any subsidiary body […]
4 December 2020

What Happens After A Freedom Of Information (FOIAct) Request Is Made? (Part One) #FAQs

Frequently Asked. More on #YMonitorFOI What happens after you have made your request? Visit: https://monitor.ynaija.com/foi/ for more on all your answered FOI questions Are you following […]
4 December 2020

Is a Freedom Of Information (FOIAct) Request Free of Charge? #FAQs

Frequently asked. #FAQs on the #YMonitorFOI Is a request free of charge? Well, it is except in cases where the information required has to be duplicated […]
4 December 2020

How You Can Make A Freedom of Information (FOIAct) Request in Nigeria

Empowering Nigerians with accountability tools might just be the first strategic step towards building a culture of transparency in governance. Do you know you can make […]
4 December 2020

Sample Request Letter & Guide to help you request information from public institution

To #Sorosoke we must begin to take action(s). We have a downloadable “sample letter” & a “step-by-step” request guide on our website: https://monitor.ynaija.com/foi/ This sample letter is […]
4 December 2020

Nigeria’s misplaced priorities [Cost of Governance]

Nigeria’s misplaced priorities A reminder of how expensive it is to run governance in Nigeria & an eyesore of inefficiency. Do you think there’s a need […]
4 December 2020

Crunching Policy Issues

We are in the business of crunching policy issues, digesting them into stories & using witty perspectives to break trending & controversial government policies. Do you […]
14 August 2016

Where did the N2.9 billion for the Rio Olympics go?

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 […]
23 September 2016

Analysis: Governors and security votes

  by Ayo Opeoluwa In recent times, the question of security vote has polarized Nigerians into those who wants it scrapped and those who wants a rethink […]
24 September 2016

Federal Government, States and LGs shared N2.53 trillion in seven months

by Usman Alabi The trio of the Federal government, states and the LGs have reportedly shared N2.53 trillion revenue proceeds from the federation accounts from January […]
26 September 2016

YMonitor Polls: our followers want Boko haram prisoners swapped for chibok girls

Fifty eight percent of our followers want the federal government to swap Boko haram prisoners for chibok girls, while forty two percent opposed the swap. This […]
27 September 2016

Monitoring the 34 strategic priority areas in the 2016 budget

  by Seun The 34 strategic priority programmes and projects as contained in the 2016 budget in a way differentiates it from previous budgets. They are […]
5 October 2016

Ymonitor Infographics: State and Federal government debt stock as at 30th June, 2016

  The Infographics below show graphical illustrations of Federal and state governments debt stock in Nigeria.
13 October 2016

#Chibokgirlstracker: 21 Chibok girls released

by Ajadi Daniel Report just reaching us has it that 21 of the Chibok girls have been released by the Boko Haram sect. Tell us how […]
15 October 2016

#chibokgirlstracker: What we know so far

Ajadi Daniel 21 of the abducted chibok girls were released by the Boko Haram group on Thursday after intense negotiation supervised by the Swiss government and […]
20 October 2016

EFCC monitor: EFCC gets warrant to detain Obanikoro, seized his passport

by Ajadi Daniel The EFCC has reportedly obtained a court warrant yesterday to detain Obanikoro and has also seized his passport. The former Minister made more […]