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 […]
15 September 2016

Ex-Governor declared wanted by EFCC for mismanagement of funds

by Adim Esohe The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has declared former Katsina State Governor, Ibrahim Shema, wanted for alleged mismanagement of N74.6 billion. The […]
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 […]
17 October 2016

Abandoned Nigerian students set to protest in Russia

by Usman Alabi Nigerian students on scholarship under a bilateral educational agreement with Russia are currently experiencing hardship due to the inability of the Nigerian government […]
1 November 2016

#Ymonitorpoll: Ex President Jonathan should be brought in for questioning

by Ymonitor This is the opinion of 81% percent of our followers who voted in the poll conducted by Ymonitor on this issue. The poll question […]
16 December 2016

FAAC monitor: FG, States, LGs share N386 bn in Nov

by Ajadi Daniel The sum of N386.879 billion has been shared as allocation between the Federal government, State government and Local government councils of the Federation. […]
10 January 2017

Kwara tracker: Kwara finally receives N 3.7 bn Paris Club outstanding balance

by Ajadi Daniel Kwara State has finally received the N3.7 bn Paris Club outstanding balance. This was contained in a statement released on Monday by the […]
24 January 2017

#OpenLagosBudget: States and their secret budgets

by Alabi Usman Analysis States and their secret data would also not be bad. Isn’t it amazing that states in Nigeria in this age still feel […]
30 March 2017

FAAC Monitor: FG, States, LGs share N429.127billion as February 2017 Allocation

by Ywriter The Federal Government, States and Local Government Councils have shared a total of N429.127 billion federal revenue generated for the month of February 2017. […]
5 April 2017

Before the release of the second tranche of Paris Club Refund…

by Usman Alabi Analysis The release of the first tranche of the Paris Club Refund N522.7 billion was done in December 2016, The first tranche of […]