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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 […]
1 December 2016

Lagos Tracker: The emerging Lagos Rail Mass Transit

by Ajadi Daniel The Lagos Rail Mass Transit is an initiative of the Lagos State government through the Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA). The LRMT […]
8 December 2016

Lagos tracker: The Blue line light rail project

by Ajadi Daniel The Lagos light rail project is the flagship of rail projects in the country, and the economic potential of the project to the […]
8 December 2016

YMonitor Project Tracker: Progress Images of ongoing Blue Line Light Rail project, National theatre and Mile 2

by Usman Alabi The progress images is from Orile to Alaba suru. The project initially was slated for completion this December 2016, but work is still […]
14 February 2017

Lagos Tracker: BRT, Lagbus fares to increase from March 1

by Usman Alabi Report reaching us has it that transport fares would be increased for BRT  and LAGBUS and other franchise buses, which would take effect […]
13 March 2017

Lagos tracker: Lagos to phase out Danfo with 5000 air conditioned buses-Ambode

by Ywriter Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode at the weekend said that the proposed Bus Reform Initiative aimed at giving Lagosians an integrated public transportation system […]
13 March 2017

Lagos tracker: Can Lagos be Danfo free in the next three years?

by Ywriter Analysis  A danfo free Lagos is the desire of not only Lagos state government but of virtually everyone who have keyed into the mega […]
14 March 2017

YMonitor Video: Danfo drivers divided on the proposed plan by Lagos to ban commercial yellow buses

by Usman Alabi Danfo drivers have varying opinion about the proposed plan to ban the iconic yellow buses in Lagos, some of them believe they cannot […]
10 May 2017

YMonitor project tracker: Eleven years down the drain, Lagos light rail project yet to see the light of the day.

by Ajadi Daniel The Lagos light rail project was supposed to revolutionize the transport sector in the state thus facilitating the mega city vision of Lagos. […]
23 May 2017

Tracking the Lagos Light rail project–Images from the Ebute ero site

by YWriter This is the Ebute section of the light rail project which is ongoing. These are elevated structures on which the lines would run. [Read […]