Government Spending

16 September 2016

‘Construction of new gov’s office, high court complex part of infrastructural development’

by Adim Esoeh The Commissioner for Works and Transportation in Ekiti State, Mrs Funmi Ogun, has made known that the State  Government has set aside N1.9 billion […]
15 September 2016

Lack of housing finance, others, reasons Nigerians do not own houses – Fashola

by Adim Esohe “From the inception of government’s initiative in organised housing finance system to date, only meager sum have so far been injected into the […]
15 September 2016

Ex-Governor declared wanted by EFCC for mismanagement of funds

by Adim Esohe The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has declared former Katsina State Governor, Ibrahim Shema, wanted for alleged mismanagement of N74.6 billion. The […]
14 September 2016

Gov. Ben Ayade needs to rethink his ‘Cally Air’ dream – SBM Intelligence warns

by Adim Esohe SBM Intelligence, a research and development think-tank based in Lagos have given reasons why Ben Ayade, the governor of Nigeria’s South-south state of Cross […]
6 September 2016

Nigerian Senators, Reps earn N6.78 billion annually

At a time Nigerians are groaning under the yoke of recession, Members of the National Assembly (NASS) comprising the Senators and Members of House of Representatives […]
26 August 2016

Do you know what is in your state’s budget?

BudgIT Nigeria put out this infographic yesterday about the levels of transparency in the states, regarding their budgets. Only 6 of 36 states have published their […]
14 August 2016

Facts and figures- Vice President Osinbajo on the state of the nation

Numbers don’t lie when they tell stories. That is perhaps why the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo reflected the true situation of the nation in a series […]
14 August 2016

All the figures of FG recovered loot- without names of the looters

President Muhammadu Buhari while in London on May 14 for an Anti-Corruption Summit promised to release the details of the funds Nigeria had so far recovered […]
14 August 2016

All the 2,516 Zonal Intervention Projects in the 2016 budget

Zonal Intervention Projects even though geared towards economic development and social mobility for Nigerians in every state has been abused in the past by some lawmakers […]