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 […]
11 November 2016

#Lagostracker: Lagos consumes N3bn foodstuffs daily

by Usman Alabi The Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode said that daily consumption of foodstuffs in the state is worth over N3bn, He added that investors […]
9 December 2016

LAUTECH ownership controversy

by Ajadi Daniel Ladoko Akintola University in Ogbomosho had been “locked” for over six months. The issue that led to the closure of the school is […]
9 December 2016

YMonitor Video: Police fired tear gas at protesting LAUTECH Students

by Ajadi Daniel Police on Friday fired tear gas at protesting LAUTECH Students. Below is the video The school had been on “break” for six months. […]
12 December 2016

LAUTECH Protest: Three students Injured, three arrested

by Usman Alabi Policemen shot at protesting students of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho, Oyo state, on Friday injuring three of them. Three students were […]
10 January 2017

Will LAUTECH be reopened soon?

by Usman Alabi Analysis The Oyo state governor again reiterated that Ladoke Akintola University, Ogbomosho would be Opened by the end of January or early in […]
19 January 2017

#OpenLagosBudget: All we want is for the Lagos Budget to be made public

by Usman Alabi Open Lagos Budget
27 April 2017

YMonitor project tracker: National library building project, eleven years down the drain..

by Opeoluwa Quadri National Library project still under construction eleven years after it was formally started. The project is yet to be completed after it formally […]
10 July 2017

UBE Funds tracker: Lagos, Ekiti, Osun… have N12.60bn unaccessed UBE funds

by Opeoluwa Quadri Is the south western states taking primary education for granted? Especially against the background of a popular belief that these states are educationally […]
12 July 2017

UBE funds tracker: Beaming searchlight on unaccessed UBE matching grants

by YWriter It is worrisome that some states in the country have failed to access the federal government’s UBE matching grants thus making it difficult for […]