1 June 2021

The Predicament of Excessive Borrowing By the Federal Government

The persistent increase in the national debt profile has been a significant source of concern. While taking loans may be necessary for economic growth and development, […]
28 May 2021

How Nigeria’s Ministry of Water Resources awarded N1.02 billion projects to unregistered companies

According to the rules and regulations of the Corporate Affairs Commission, inactive companies are legal entities who failed to comply with Sections 417 – 424 of the Companies and […]
24 May 2021

Pervasiveness Of Corruption And Embezzlement Among Governors In Nigeria

To say that corruption is rampant in Nigeria is to over flog the obvious. So far, corruption in Nigeria can be appropriately termed endemic or systemic. […]
19 May 2021

The Potential abuse of N24.3bn “Security Votes” In the 2021 National Budget

Public fund misappropriation in disguise of enhancing national security has unfortunately become a growing culture. Our #DataOfTheWeek focuses on the Potential abuse of N24.3bn “Security Votes” […]
19 May 2021

How Five governors from the North-East together embezzled N355 billion while in office.

Corruption is a detrimental force that hinders democracy and represses individuals in many countries throughout the world. Nigeria is ranked as one of the world’s most […]
14 May 2021

States’ Domestication of FOI In Nigeria

For over a decade since the Freedom of Information (FOI) was passed into law in Nigeria, no fewer than 16 states are yet to domesticate it or […]
14 May 2021

400 Nigerians murdered by Boko Haram, bandits, herdsmen in Q1, 2021 — FDC Report

Nigeria has recently been enmeshed in a firebox of insecurity, leading to the loss of lives of innocent civilians, foreigners, security personnel, government officials, among others. […]
7 May 2021

Scams and Fallacies worth N39.5bn in the 2021 National Budget

The 2021 national budget comprises 19,036 capital projects, out of which 316 projects were duplicated within 74 federal agencies spread across 23 ministries with a cumulative […]
6 May 2021

Is Nigeria’s ₦33 trillion debt Caused By Decreasing Revenue or Lavish Expenditures?

With the steady increase in the nation’s debt profile, we further analysed the significant causes of the increasing debt stock – either its decreasing revenue or […]