Samuel ortom

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 […]
2 November 2016

#Benuetracker:Benue flagged off N38 billion airport project

by Ajadi Daniel Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom on Saturday flagged off the construction of a N38 billion cargo airport at Dauda in Guma Local Government […]
2 November 2016

#Benuecargoairport: Benue Airport Project is economically not viable

by Ajadi Daniel Alhaji Abubakar Tsav, a former Lagos State Commissioner for Police has described the Cargo Airport project as unnecessary and economically not viable. Speaking […]
3 November 2016

YMonitor Project Tracker: Benue Cargo Airport

by YMonitor Project: Benue Cargo Airport Status: Ongoing Duration: 38 months Cost: N38 billion. Commencement Date: November The Benue State government is in partnership with Cargopolis […]
4 November 2016

Benue State Security Awareness Seminar: Can this put an end to the Herdsmen Farmers crisis?

by Alabi Usman Analysis It is not an overstatement to state that Benue is the hardest hit in the herdsmen farmers crisis, the gruesome and macabre […]
4 November 2016

#Benuecargoairport: Does Benue actually need a N38 billion cargo airport?

by Usman Alabi That’s the question I kept asking myself when I got the news, what exactly does Benue need an airport for? Can her economy […]
17 November 2016

Benue Cargo Airport: Sultan of Sokoto is ignorant-Ortom

by Usman Alabi The governor of Benue, Samuel Ortom said the Sultan of Sokoto criticised the cargo airport project out of ignorance. The governor said this […]
22 December 2016

Budget tracker: What you need to know about the Benue state N163.9bn 2017 budget

by Usman Alabi The budget is N163.9bn It is a N13bn increment above the 2016 budget which was N150.7bn The capital expenditure is N97.562bn Recurrent expenditure […]
2 May 2017

Benue tracker: Benue Governor constitutes committee on backlog of salaries

by Opeoluwa Quadri The Benue state governor, Samuel Ortom, said on Friday in Makurdi t a meeting with organised labour, the committee according to him would […]