Mega city

28 November 2020

Potholetracker: There is an urgent need to fix Academy Road in Ibadan [Photos]

Months later, Academy road in Ibadan is still in the same state it was when we spotlighted it in our #Potholetracking campaign, a poor state with […]
28 November 2020

Potholetracker: An eye-sore of a road at Akala Express in Ibadan [Photos]

The residents of Akala Express will share with you about how their cars, buses & even tricycles have been repaired on several occasions due to the […]
28 November 2020

Potholetracker: A bumpy road ride at Arapaja-Odo Ona Kekere in Ibadan [Photos]

  If the government of Oyo State are looking for an amusement spot to go for a bumpy ride, they should look no further than the […]
28 November 2020

Potholetracker: There is need to fix the manhole at Dalute-Odo Ona Elewe in Ibadan [Photos]

Driving around Dalute-Odo Ona Elewa must be a daunting challenge due to the gigantic manhole that scares the cars away, just at the middle of the […]
28 November 2020

Pothole tracker: A pothole-laden roundabout at New Garage Ibadan [Photos]

A major roundabout would usually be the centre of attraction in most locale, but not the New Garage Roundabout which is painstakingly pothole-laden. Various sections of New […]
28 November 2020

Pothole tracker: A dangerous road at Ojo Ekun-Arapaja Odo-Ona Elewe Ibadan [Photos]

The dangerous uncompleted road at Ojo Ekun-Arapaja Odo-Ona Elewe can take lives.  The state of the road is such that it could fuel hideouts for robbers […]
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 […]
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 […]
19 January 2017

#OpenLagosBudget: Is the Lagos State Budget a State Secret?

by Usman Alabi Analysis That is exactly the question one of our followers on twitter asked, he wanted to know if the Lagos State budget is […]
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 […]
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. […]
14 June 2019

Lagos report: Rain exposes the real state of the Lagos Badagry express roads

It has become apparent, the adopted Nigerian government principles, which seems to employ the psychological strategy of ‘ignore it till it goes away’, amongst other vividly […]
1 February 2020

Okada: An Open Letter to Governor Jide Sanwoolu.

  Dear Sir, Welcome to the realities of leading one of the most complex cities in the world by every standard. You have done well for […]
4 February 2020

Looking for a mega city with mega potholes? Lagos is your best bet

  Potholes are not far fetched on Lagos roads, most times this is because of the low quality of materials used in construction as well as […]