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ABOUT POLICY RADAR INITIATIVE (PRIN)

The Policy Radar Initiative (PRIN) is a project of the Cable Newspaper Journalism Foundation (CNJF) supported by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Its purpose is to “support investigative journalism in Nigeria and to educate the public and other important audiences about issues related to corruption, with a focus on the electricity and education sectors”. Content is editorially independent. Published materials are not the views of the MacArthur Foundation.

UNDERCOVER: Inside Chinese quarries in Ogun where safety is alien — and workers are ‘treated like slaves’

    UNDERCOVER: Inside Chinese quarries in Ogun where safety is alien — and workers are ‘treated like slaves’

To investigate the working conditions of Nigerians employed at Chinese-run quarries in the Obafemi-Owode area of Ogun state, SODIQ OJUROUNGBE disguised as an agent to get into the premises, where

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INSIDE STORY: Bauchi, Kano communities crumble under weight of cholera as WASH projects lie fallow

    INSIDE STORY: Bauchi, Kano communities crumble under weight of cholera as WASH projects lie fallow

With 3,598 deaths recorded from 107,911 suspected cases, Nigeria lost more persons to cholera in 2021 than it has to COVID-19 since early 2020. But despite the startling statistic, communities

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How beneficiaries of FG’s special public works scheme got paid for doing nothing

    How beneficiaries of FG’s special public works scheme got paid for doing nothing

BY ABDULGANIYU ABDULRAHMAN AKANBI Engrossed with his phone, Bolaji Ayosade sat on an iron bench at a public spot in Taiwo Road, a bubbling metropolis in the heart of Ilorin,

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UNCOVERED: The Benue community where children are urinating blood

    UNCOVERED: The Benue community where children are urinating blood

Barefooted, 12-year-old Gabriel Mhilega runs around the unfloored family compound with his peers as he constantly adjusts his well-worn clothes. Intermittently, he scratches his skin, unbothered about the rashes that

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MacArthur Foundation to include gender equity in its Nigeria anti-corruption project

    MacArthur Foundation to include gender equity in its Nigeria anti-corruption project

MacArthur Foundation says it intends to incorporate gender equity and social inclusion into its ‘On Nigeria’ anti-corruption project. This was

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VinMartin Ilo: Government can use tax revenue to support media

    VinMartin Ilo: Government can use tax revenue to support media

VinMartin Ilo, chief executive officer of Signature Communications Ltd, has called on the government and private companies to play their

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Ibim Semenitari: For good governance, citizens must know how much power they have

    Ibim Semenitari: For good governance, citizens must know how much power they have

Ibim Semenitari, a former commissioner for information in Rivers, says Nigerians must understand how much power they have to demand

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Falana: We need full-fledged petroleum minister — not Buhari

    Falana: We need full-fledged petroleum minister — not Buhari

Femi Falana, a Nigerian lawyer and human rights activist, says Nigeria needs a full-fledged minister of petroleum resources.  He said

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Falana: Why Buhari is reluctant to assent to electoral bill

    Falana: Why Buhari is reluctant to assent to electoral bill

Femi Falana, a senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN), says some governors in the All Progressives Congress (APC) are influencing President

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Falana to headline TheCable colloquium on people-led demand for good governance

    Falana to headline TheCable colloquium on people-led demand for good governance

Femi Falana, human rights advocate and senior lawyer, will give the keynote speech at TheCable Colloquium which will discuss the

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