United States

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 […]
4 November 2016

EFCC monitor: Obanikoro to return N480 million, submits passports to EFCC

by Ajadi Daniel Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, a former Minister of State for defence, has signed an undertaken to return N480 million to the federal government, and […]
10 November 2016

Late Lt. Col Abu Ali and the conspiracy theorists

by Usman Alabi It is always very difficult to let go our love ones, so most times we tend to look for suitable explanation to justify […]
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 […]
21 March 2018

Essay Series: The role of inclusiveness and transparency in fostering a sustainable democracy

by Atiku Nafisa Emmanuela Democracy as a concept is not unchanging neither is it immutable. It’s fragility is dependent on the society in which it is […]