Investigation

15 June 2021

Challenges of Democratic Governance In Nigeria

Nigeria’s return to democratic rule after several years of military misrule was presumed as a beacon of hope for the vulnerable and ordinary person in Nigeria. […]
11 June 2021

YMonitor research supports survey local government performances in over 100 wards in Lagos

Local governments in Nigeria are products of the Nigerian Constitution and are of vital significance to grassroots development. However, the absence of effective administrations has been […]
8 June 2021

#Twitterban: the case of a flawed democratic system

By Omidiji Olamilekan The recent Twitter ban in Nigeria has raised different concerns from many citizens and other parts of the world. To some, it’s an […]
3 June 2021

Breaking The Triumph Of Politics Over Policy- Reforming the Nigerian Police – Part Two

By Usman Alabi There seems not to be serious intent at reforming the Nigerian Police, and this has little to do with the Inspector General of […]
2 June 2021

Breaking The Triumph Of Politics Over Policy- Reforming the Nigerian Police – Part One

By Usman Alabi While it is a welcome development that the National Assembly is working on decentralizing the police so that each state can have and […]
1 June 2021

Nigerian Constitution and the Challenges to the Practice of Federalism

Following the provisions of section 2(1), (3) of the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Nigeria is made up of a collection of thirty-seven […]
28 May 2021

The Future Project Takes Local Government Survey Across Wards In Lagos – an initiative to deepen accountability in grassroot governance

The significance of grassroots government to the growth and development of any nation cannot be overemphasised. The local government plays several roles in grassroot development and […]
24 May 2021

Curbing kidnapping and violence in Nigeria through a strategic peacebuilding approach

Kidnapping in Nigeria has grown to become a threat to national peace and security in the nation. It has affected the country’s national image and eaten […]
24 May 2021

Increasing National Security Budget in the Last Five Years

Despite the abrupt increase in defence spending annually, the level of insecurity in Nigeria has worsened. This brings the question of whether the funds budgeted for […]