Freedom of Information

30 April 2021

Freedom of Information Act and the Challenge of State Domestication in Nigeria

By Omidiji Olamilekan and Lilian Efobi Freedom of information refers to citizens’ right to access public records or information. It is a constitutional entrenchment that gives […]
14 April 2021

YMonitor Quarterly Show: Adopting the Freedom of information Act as an instrument for citizens empowerment and social movement

The YMonitor Quarterly show for this quarter examined issues around adopting the Freedom of information Act (FOI Act) as a strategy & instrument for citizens empowerment […]
29 March 2021

YMonitor Ambassador sensitises Rotarians, Rotaractors in Kano state on FOI

With the proliferation of active citizenship, especially among young adults, open governance and access to public information are becoming more profound to measure government performance and […]
26 March 2021

YMonitor Ambassador takes FOI campaign to Enugu Ministry of Information

In furtherance to empowering the citizens with the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act, Precious Chukwuekezie, our Enugu state Ambassador has been at the helm of advocacy, […]
26 March 2021

YMonitor FOI Ambassador engages Taraba State University Vice-Chancellor, Students on FOI Act

In an Advocacy visit to Taraba State University on March 25th, our Taraba state Ambassador, Happiness Dah Robert, engaged the University Vice-Chancellor and students on the […]
26 March 2021

How To Engage Our FOI Ambassadors

Should you need to use the FOI Act and don’t know how to use it? We have foot soldiers in form of ambassadors across the six […]
25 March 2021

YMonitor Lagos Ambassador donates guides, engages 6 libraries, 8 schools, media outlets on FOI Act

Lilian Elochukwu Efobi is one of our 30 Ambassadors across the country’s six regions; she currently represents Lagos state and has been at the state’s heart, […]
25 March 2021

YMonitor FOI Ambassador engages Sokoto Commissioner of Information on FOI Act

The Sokoto state Commissioner of Information, Dr Dan Ladi Bako, in an event with our Sokoto state FOI Ambassador, Idris Muhammad, has shown optimism towards a […]
24 March 2021

YMonitor FOI Ambassadors take FOI Campaign Nationwide, Engage Stakeholders

In recent time, many nations have begun to recognise the significance of an open and transparent government in strengthening democracy, mitigating corruption and promoting national development. […]