local government

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 […]
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 […]
24 September 2016

Federal Government, States and LGs shared N2.53 trillion in seven months

by Usman Alabi The trio of the Federal government, states and the LGs have reportedly shared N2.53 trillion revenue proceeds from the federation accounts from January […]
18 November 2016

YMonitor Project Tracker: Abule Egba Road under construction

by Usman Alabi If you reside within this axis, you are obviously aware that the contractor is leaving no stone unturned in his quest to deliver […]
16 December 2016

FAAC monitor: FG, States, LGs share N386 bn in Nov

by Ajadi Daniel The sum of N386.879 billion has been shared as allocation between the Federal government, State government and Local government councils of the Federation. […]
1 May 2017

House of Reps committee recommends Independent candidacy

by Ajadi Daniel House of Representatives Special Ad Hoc Committee on the Review of the 1999 constitution at a retreat in Abuja made this recommendation. If […]
8 August 2017

#LGAutonomy: There is need to free Local government from the States

by Opeoluwa Quadri Analysis The Local government in Nigeria considered as the third tier of government is not real. In reality, there is no local government […]
14 August 2017

LGAutonomy: Know the functions of your Local Government

by Opeoluwa Quadri Local government in Nigeria is grappling  with the issue of citizens apathy, so that those active in government at the grassroots are not […]
29 August 2017

#Constitutionalreview: Support the amendment for distributable account for LG’s to have their own personal account

by Chinedu Brown
29 August 2017

#Constitutionalreview: Amendment of Section 162(6) of the 1999 constitution

by Chinedu Brown  
21 May 2018

How accessible is your Local Government Chairman?

by Editor The nearest government to the people is the Local Government, it is said to be government at the grassroots that is meant to be […]