36 states, FCT’s IGR drops 11.7% to N612.87bn in H1 2020

The 36 Nigerian states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) suffered collective decline in their Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) in the first half of this year. According to the latest report by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) released on Tuesday, the states’ IGR dropped by 11.7 per cent to stand at N612.87 billion within the six-month period under review as against N693.91 billion recorded in the comparative period of 2019. “The 36 states and FCT IGR figure hits N612.87bn in H1 2020 compared to N693.91bn recorded in 2019. This…

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