insurgency

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 […]
2 November 2020

The FOIAct is a weapon for accountability

Secrecy is a cowardly government’s weapon of choice against public scrutiny. The contempt for the Freedom of Information Act is a sign that the foundations of […]
23 October 2020

YMonitor Issue 72: Viva La Resistance

Despite all feint passive-aggressive speech to quench it, Despite all the efforts of “forces beyond their control,” Despite all the ignorance & arrogance of even corrupted […]
23 October 2020

Your Vote Is Your Power

The Power of your Vote – The Power of Choice Nobody should take away your rights, that has been fought for: your right to vote, your […]
23 October 2020

Leadership & Accountability

To be accountable means to take responsibility for results, good or bad. It means finding solutions to problems & applying lessons learnt in order to improve […]
22 October 2020

#YMonitorArchives: What He Said

Digging deep into archives. Taking a page from this book. The Nigerian Youths brave & hardworking, as against contrary opinions took to the streets to demand […]
22 October 2020

The Silence is Deafening | 20-10-2020

The Silence is deafening. “Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power” – Abraham Lincoln More […]
22 October 2020

20-10-20

20.10.2020 The Nation witnessed gross misuse of democratic power and privileges, a total neglect for human rights & lives. Men in military uniforms sworn to protect […]
13 October 2016

#chibokgirlstracker : Girls swapped for Boko Haram Militants

by Ajadi Daniel Sources said the girls were swapped for four Boko Haram militants in northeast Nigeria. There are reports that negotiations are ongoing to ensure […]
31 October 2016

IDP monitor: Can the IDP camps be closed in 2017?

by Usman Alabi Analysis According to IDMC estimates, there are almost 2,152,000 internally displaced people (IDPs) in Nigeria as of 31 December 2015 Recently the Displacement […]
31 October 2016

IDP monitor: BECA donates N4m worth relief materials to IDPs

by Ajadi Daniel Berom Community Association of Nigeria, (BECA) in Abuja on Monday donated relief materials to internally displaced persons (IDPs) and communities affected by insurgency […]
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 […]
22 November 2016

IDP monitor: EU, Germany donate 54.5m Euros to IDPs in North East

by Usman Alabi The European Union and the German Federal Ministry for economic cooperation donated 54.5 million Euros to support and tackle the humanitarian challenges of […]
29 December 2016

IDP monitor: Adamawa Plans to close IDP camps in January

by Usman Alabi Analysis Adamawa government says it will close all Internally Displaced Persons, IDP camps in the state in January 2017. This was made known […]
9 October 2019

YMonitor Issue 023: Master Key

The line of the popular song “prayer is the master key” seems to have been taken too literally by Governor Zulum as he hires thirty Nigerian […]
23 January 2020

Infographics: See Federal Allocation to LGAs in Borno for November, 2019

  Borno LGAs also receive allocation, it is particularly important to ask questions on what exactly these funds are used for given the insurgency going on […]