1 July 2022

Vote Buying In Elections: A Growing Menace In Nigeria’s Electoral System

Certain elements are present in any election held in Nigeria: vote-buying, snatching of ballot boxes, electoral violence, among others. The Ekiti gubernatorial election bears testimony to […]
22 June 2022

Citizen Vigilance Report: The Deplorable Conditions of Ota Roads

The rainy season is not a good time for residents, drivers and commuters in Sango Ota, Ogun state. Several roads are now impassable and many are […]
6 June 2022

Does the blood of a Nigerian mean nothing?

The usual destructive elements have yet struck again in Owo, Ondo State. They left in their trail 28 to 50 people dead, explosions and agony. A […]
1 June 2022

Corruption and Paralysis of the Nigerian State

With unrestrainable consternation, Nigerians of all shades received news of the corruption allegations against the Accountant-General of the Federation by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission […]
26 May 2022

Youth Unemployment Trends in Nigeria

To the World Bank, unemployment refers to the share of the labour force that is without work but is available and seeking employment. At the same […]
19 May 2022

YMonitor launches policy analysis on Nigeria Youth Employment Action Plan

We’re excited to announce the launch of our policy analysis on the Nigerian Youth Employment Action Plan (NIYEAP). NIYEAP was initiated to address the alarming challenge […]
18 May 2022

White Elephants, Abandoned Projects and Development Issues in Nigeria

It is often noted that Nigeria is the “Giant of Africa”, but it also requires no oracle to realise that that the Giant of old only […]
20 April 2022

Of Nigerian Government and Protection Mandate

To escape the Hobbesian state of nature, where life was solitary, poor, nasty, brutish and short, man had to replace his irrational self with a reasonable […]
6 April 2022

Leadership and the challenges of good governance in Nigeria

For decades in Nigeria, good governance and leadership have been questionable. How is good governance even measured anyway? Good governance ensures that the rule of law […]