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 […]
17 September 2016

Analysis: Local government budget and accountability in Lagos

by Usman Alabi Perhaps local government is that tier of government that is never considered or seen to be in the scheme of things, yet they […]
4 October 2016

Recession: National Assembly to send 8 passed bills for Presidential assent

by Usman Alabi The National Assembly has passed a total of 8 bills which would be presented to the President for his assent. The bills which […]
6 October 2016

Debt Infographics: Justifying the huge debt stock by states

  Conventional economics expects that a highly indebted economy is a growing economy or presumably a developed one, of course that could be fallacious yet not entirely. […]
5 December 2016

YMonitor Budget tracker: What you need to know about the Yobe 2017 proposed budget

by Usman Alabi The governor presented the budget last Thursday to the state’s House of Assembly The proposed budget is N69.3 billion The budget is tagged: […]
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 […]
9 December 2016

Kano tracker: N18 billion internal revenue generated by Kano in 2016

by Usman Alabi The News Agency of Nigeria reported that Kano state generated N18 billion internally generated revenue from January to date. Sani Dembo, the Chairman […]
16 December 2016

Budget monitor: Nasarawa governor presents N67 billion proposed 2017 budget

by Usman Alabi Nasarawa state governor, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura on Thursday presented N67.013 billion proposed 2017 budget to the state House of Assembly for consideration and […]
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. […]
9 January 2017

Budget tracker: Ambode signs N812.998 2017 budget into law

by Usman Alabi Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday signed the N812.998bn 2017 Appropriation Bill into Law, with a promise that it would be judiciously […]