BudgIT - Nigeria
Twitter : seunonigbinde
Oluseun Onigbinde is the Lead Partner of BudgIT, a civic organization based in Nigeria & Sierra Leone, that works to use creative data presentation to intersect civic engagement and institutional improvement in West Africa. BudgIT, founded in 2011 uses technologies of any form that appeal across every literacy span to make public finance data more accessible, transparent and understandable to citizens.
BudgIT has provided infographics, visualization, civic technology and data comprehension support to over 750,000 citizens, 35 civil society organizations and also 15 public institutions in West Africa. BudgIT is leading the drive for fiscal transparency and also expanding to the fold of active citizens who demand accountability.
Oluseun is a recipient of Ashoka Fellowship, Aspen New Voices Fellowship, Future Awards and Knight Fellowship with International Center for Journalists. Oluseun is a member of the Harambe Entrepreneur Alliance and also sits on ONE Africa Policy Advisory Board.