Open Kaduna Press Release

By Abayomi Akinbo | July 25, 2016

    KADUNA STATE RELEASES 2016 PROPOSED LGAs BUDGET Kaduna State Government has released the proposed budgets of all its 23 Local Government Areas, raising the bar of transparency at the local government councils. This is the first time any state government in recent years has put forward details of her Local Government budgets in public, raising the bar in an often-overlook.....

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Understanding Open Contracting

By Abayomi Akinbo | May 26, 2016

The most useful tool to address and tackle the issue of corruption in any society is radical transparency. Institutional opacity and absence of responsiveness strengthen misappropriation of public funds. Openness and accountability in governance empower the people to participate fully in policy decision processes. Openness can be accomplished when governance is inclusive and citizens can access pu.....

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By Oluseun Onigbinde | February 14, 2016

ROLE:  DATA JOURNALIST BudgIT, a civic tech organization, seeks an experienced and innovative storyteller who understands data and can creatively convert it into  graphical  presentations that  push the boundaries of design, transcend illiteracy and language  barriers to intersect public spending with civic  and engagement.  We seek a curious journalist, a brilliant writer and numbers .....

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Unboxing FG’s 2016 Proposed Budget

By Abayomi Akinbo | February 5, 2016

Unboxing FG's 2016 Budget.....

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State of States Policy Publication

By Temitayo Ogunlolu | November 1, 2015


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Budget Handbook

By Oluseun Onigbinde | May 19, 2015


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Post Election Discussion Series

By Oluseun Onigbinde | April 10, 2015


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Creative Communications Workshop

By Temitayo Ogunlolu | October 14, 2014

The Creative communications project is a MacArthur Foundation funded initiative that provides support for civil society organisations (CSOs) on creative communications, report and data presentations. This project is expected to span from April 2014 to March 2016. The Creative communications project aims to improve the communication strategy of civil society in its drive to promote accountabilit.....

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Nigeria: The Six Challenge Questions

By admin | September 23, 2014

During the Codeathon at IdeaHub from Friday to Sunday, citizens have an opportunity to build platforms and tools that can address issues affecting the lives of citizens. Below are six different challenges can be married with technology for an improved society. Challenge One Challenge: How can we increase and sustain public interest in corruption cases from arraignment to the conclusion of cases?.....

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Sierra Leone: The Six Challenge Questions

By admin | September 23, 2014

Challenge One Background: Corruption deprives citizens their equal claim to the benefits from the resources of the country. While corruption impacts all citizens there seems to be lack of interest in corruption cases after the initial charge and arraignment of suspects. With a slow justice system, news reports of corruption cases lose steam and journalists and the general public quickly move on t.....

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