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 […]
10 October 2016

Kano allocates N2.6 billion to education in two months

by Ajadi Daniel The Kano state government spends N2.6 billion on education in two months. This was disclosed by the State’s commissioner for information, culture, Youth […]
18 October 2016

EFCC monitor: EFCC recovers N54 billion in north west states

by Ajadi Daniel The economic and financial crimes commission (EFCC) has in the last ten months recovered over N54 billion from fraudsters and corrupt politicians in […]
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 […]
16 November 2016

Tracking education in the North in the face of the Boko Haram conflict

by Usman Alabi I was in the North-east as a youth corps member threes ago, precisely in Damaturu, Yobe state. Even as at then, education in […]
30 November 2016

States’ Budget Performance in the face of recession

by Ajadi Daniel Analysis Even a lay man knows that this is a peculiar period in the country’s economic sojourn, not only because of the recession, […]
8 December 2016

Bill for Special status for Lagos, others passes second reading

by Usman Alabi The House of Representatives on Wednesday passed through second reading a bill seeking to grant special economic status to Lagos and some other […]
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 […]
11 January 2017

Federal tracker: FG awards contract for Second Niger Bridge and emergency repair on kano Bridge

BY Ajadi Daniel The Federal Government has awarded contract for early works on the Second Niger Bridge linking Delta and Anambra states and emergency repairs at […]
12 January 2017

Dangote gives ultimatum to Kano and Kaduna states to account for donor funds on immunization

by Ajadi Daniel Aliko Dangote, who is also the Chairman of Dangote Foundation has given the Kano and Kaduna States Government until March 31 to produce […]