Tag: transparency

Alexander OnukwueSeptember 11, 2018

Seun Onigbinde took on Nigeria’s legislature and made them accountable; and now he’s taking on New York

In the last weeks of August 2012 Seun Onigbinde took on the role of Chief Science and Technology Innovator. In ...

EditorDecember 23, 2017

[The Sexuality Blog] Slay TV is giving transpeople some much needed ‘Transparency’

Much of the hatred and bias that sexual minorities face stems from a lack of representation and a lack of ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 23, 2017

N40bn life pensions: SERAP replies Fayemi, says ‘threat of legal action unjustified’

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has urged Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Kayode Fayemi, “to join us ...

AzeezMay 30, 2017

#TFPOpenGov: Cost of running government is unacceptable, too expensive – Peter Obi

Former governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi has said the cost of running government in Nigeria is unacceptable and too ...

Op-ed EditorMay 21, 2017

Simon Kolawole: What happened to transparency?

by Simon Kolawole I need your help please. At the annual Nigerian jamboree to the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in ...

Op-ed EditorMay 11, 2017

The Thread: “Promise Kept” “Won’t God do it” | Nigerians react to #Open NASS

It’s official: NASS is open. We said we will, and we did.#OpenNASS = #PromiseKept — Bukola Saraki (@bukolasaraki) May 11, ...

RoqeebahMarch 3, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] They have a list of 11 things Buhari has done to promote accountability | we have 11 he hasn’t

At the first day of the 2-day National #CorruptionDialogue organised by the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption in Abuja, the ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 9, 2017

Buhari in no danger, a victim of his own transparency – Lai Mohammed

Minister for Information and Culture Alhaji Lai Mohammed on Wednesday said that President Muhammadu Buhari had become a victim of ...

ToluOctober 21, 2016

[The Legislative Blog]: The Nigerian Senate refuses to carry last on this tech stuff, hence Facebook Live

First it was e-voting days ago, we ignored it like “no be today, they’ll soon spoil it sef as per ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 6, 2016

The Thread: ‘If Nigeria drills ONE barrel of oil, NASS gets N115 billion’

BudgIT Nigeria – the civic organisation set up to simplify budgets and data for the benefit of Nigerians – is ...

Mazi EmekaAugust 15, 2016

Interview: How BudgIT is bringing down the walls

In four years, BudgIT has revolutionized the Nigerian public data and budgeting system with easily accessible creatives such as infographics, ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJanuary 27, 2016

Nigeria escapes list of 10 most corrupt countries in the world (READ)

In spite of crticisms from various quarters, President Muhammadu Buhari’s intensive war against corruption may actually be making a noticeable ...

Janeth JAugust 13, 2015

Saraki says the Senate is transparent and has nothing to hide

As with the usual practice of use and dump syndrome, Senate President Bukola Saraki reiterating the 8th Senate openness and ...

Janeth JApril 27, 2015

Must Reads: This could be the year Congress takes action on patent trolls, Clinton Foundation acknowledges ‘mistakes’ + more

2015 could be the year Congress takes action on patent trolls. Vox Clinton Foundation acknowledges ‘mistakes,’ emphasizes transparency. Washington Post Lawyers ...

Janeth JApril 9, 2015

Declare your assets after May 29 – SERAP comes for Buhari

by Ranti Joseph The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has implored the President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, to make a public declaration ...

January 9, 2014

Olusegun Adeniyi: Why Nigerians should thank Sanusi for the NNPC letter

by Olusegun Adeniyi One, if indeed Sanusi authored the letter, it could mean that his relationship with the president had ...

October 10, 2013

Femi Falana: Access to information and transparency

by Femi Falana, SAN Under the Money Laundering Act 2004, it is a criminal offence for lawyers not to disclose ...

September 24, 2013

CSR-in-Action promotes transparency and effective policy implementation within the Nigerian Extractive Industries

by Akintomiwa Agbaje   In a bid to sustainably promote unity through collaborative action, accountability and transparency within the extractive ...

June 12, 2013

Guys, pay attention: 8 things women (desperately) want from men

by Reshmi AR There’s a joke doing the rounds that ‘A woman’s mind is cleaner than a man’s That’s because ...

April 23, 2013

Yes, Nigeria has issues of corruption, but they are somehow over amplified in the media – President Jonathan

by Rachel Ogbu President Goodluck Jonathan has said that the media’s report on the level of corruption in the country ...

September 18, 2012

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji: Transformation? Try transparency first (YNaija Frontpage)

“Turn up the lights in here baby, Extra bright I want y’all to see this Turn up the lights in ...

July 5, 2012

Opinion: President Jonathan’s principled defense of corruption

by Ogaga Ifowodo If you ever wonder what goes on in the heads of our rulers, then you must be ...

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