Oluwaseun Akinfolarin


Civic Media Lab

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Civic Tech in Nigeria: What works?

No doubt civic technology is changing the way Nigerian citizens engage with Government but despite many attempts to intensify this engagement using civic tech tools many still haven’t gotten impressive results.

This paper used Tracker a civic tech tool as a case study to explore the impact of civic tech tools in Nigeria in fostering public participation in governance. It sought to understand if civic tech tools have truly succeeded.