Kashim Shettima

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 […]
21 October 2016

United States Institute of Peace organized online conversation with Northern Governors in Washington

by Ymonitor The United States Institute of Peace yesterday organized an online conversation with visiting Northern Nigerian Governors on strategies for peace and what they and […]
14 November 2016

IDP monitor: First Bank donates 3,100 bags of cement for rehabilitation of IDP’s homes in Borno

by Usman Alabi First Bank of Nigeria Limited (FBN) on Monday donated 3,100 bags of cement and bundles of roofing sheets to Borno state government for […]
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 […]
25 November 2016

IDP monitor: IDP monitor: Borno State to close IDP camps in May 2017- Shettima

by Usman Alabi Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, says all Internally Displaced Person camps in the state would be closed down by May 29, 2017. The […]
22 December 2016

Budget tracker: Reconstruction of schools get the highest allocation in the N183bn 2017 Borno budget

by Usman Alabi The Borno state governor, Kashim Shettima presented a budget proposal of N183bn to the state Assembly for 2017. The reconstruction of schools destroyed […]
28 December 2016

Tracking the N500 million Chibok school funds

By Usman Alabi Analysis There are controversies as regards the N500 million Chibok school funds. The former President Goodluck Jonathan initiated the Safe School Initiative programme […]
1 May 2017

IDP monitor: We’ll not close IDP camps in Borno by May 29-NEMA

by Opeoluwa Quadri Contrary to statemnts by the Borno state governor, Kashim Shetima late last year on the plan to close all IDP camps in the […]
2 September 2019

2019 Constituency projects and costs for nominated by Federal lawmakers from Borno

by YMonitor 2019 constituency projects of federal lawmakers from Borno state. SENATORIAL DISTRICTS BORNO NORTH Senator Kyari Abubakar Official EMAIL: [email protected] S/N PROJECT TITLE STATUS AMOUNT (NGN) […]