Hamzat Lawal

Co-Founder, Follow the Money, Nigeria

Hamzat Lawal s an Environmental activist, an anti-corruption crusader from Nigeria who Co-Founded Follow The Money and Leads the Team which comprises: Data Analysts, Journalists, Legal Practitioners, Activists, Information Managers, Students, Academia & Development Consultants.

His passion for change using open data advocacy for transparency & accountability in governance led to a life saving intervention in Zamfara state and has used his advocacy measures to influence government policies that positively affect the welfare of various communities. He has inspired young people to contribute towards civic engagement and good governance, while coordinating various grass root movements in Africa.