Sokoto

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 […]
15 September 2016

Revenue sharing formula should favour state and LGAs – Gov. Tambuwal

by Adim Esohe Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto is advocating for an upward review of the nation’s revenue sharing formula in favour of states and local […]
8 November 2016

#Kadunatracker: Kaduna to distribute 20, 000 free prepaid metres

by Usman Alabi Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai would flag-off the distribution of 20,000 electricity prepaid metres for customers in the state. The company’s head, Corporate […]
14 November 2016

USAID signs MoU to support Primary Education in Sokoto State

by Usman Alabi The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Sokoto state. The five year MoU sets out […]
29 December 2016

Sokoto tracker: Sokoto launch contributory health scheme with N100 million seed capital

by Usman Alabi Sokoto State on Wednesday launched a community contributory health scheme with N100 million seed capital. The governor of the state, Aminu Tambuwal speaking […]
9 January 2017

Federal tracker: 2,246 benefiting from N-Power Programme in Sokoto

by Usman Alabi 2,246 graduates are currently benefiting from the Federal Government N-Power Programmes in Sokoto State. According to Alhaji Lawalli Kebbe, the State Focal Person, […]
11 January 2017

Sokoto tracker: Sokoto partners with UBEC to spend N3.6 bn on rehabilitation of 235 primary schools

by Demola Afolabi Universal Basic Education Commission and Sokoto state have allotted N3.6 billion to rehabilitate 235 primary schools. Another N100 million is earmarked for school […]
8 February 2017

Have you seen the Budgetary Allocation to Federal Universities in the 2017 proposed budget?

by Usman Alabi The table shows allocation for Federal Universities, including their capital and recurrent expenditure. Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria had the highest Allocation, Federal University, […]
10 July 2017

Tracking UBE Funds: North-West states yet to access N7.36bn UBE funds

By Chinedu Brown Seven north-eastern states have a total of N7.36bn unaccessed UBE funds. The north has the one of the lowest primary education statistics in […]
12 April 2018

On the states budget of hypocrisy, PR stunts, and deficits (SEE FIGURES)

by Usman Alabi Only few of the 36 states have the financial capacity to effectively implement their 2018 budgets. Budget making in Nigeria has become a […]