State Issues

17 December 2021

Child Rights Act Monitor: See Updated List of States without Child Protection Laws in Nigeria

The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child was in 1989, adopted by countries of the world, and a regional equivalent followed in 1990; in form […]
10 December 2021

#AccountabilityWatch: What are the federal and state governments doing about the plight of children?

The last two weeks will most likely pass off as the most difficult for Nigeria’s young population in recent times. In the period under review, there’s […]
10 November 2021

The Anambra Governorship Election: Matters Arising

Residents of Nigeria’s South East state of Anambra can finally heave a sigh of relief with the conclusion of the Governorship Election on Tuesday. Held on […]
6 May 2021

NNPC revenue shortfall: Revisiting the dwindling performance of states’ Internally Generated Revenue

Towards the end of last month, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation alerted the federal and state governments to its dwindling contribution to the federation account owing […]
17 March 2021

Nigeria’s Unemployment Rate

For this week’s #DataOfTheWeek, we dwelled into the report on Nigeria’s unemployment rate. We aim to give insights into the growing rate of unemployment and Underemployment […]
19 February 2021

Proposed 2021 Budgets of all States in Nigeria

#ICYMI Proposed 2021 Budgets of all States in Nigeria. This budget is subject to changes & review. Also, certain states have reviewed their budget lines – […]
9 December 2020

Less than 9% turn out of voters at the Lagos State bye-election

On today’s #YMonitorSpecial we look at the recently concluded bye-election which witnessed a less than 9% turn out of voters. Out of a total of 1,168,790 […]
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 […]