Did you know that states contributed significantly to the Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) for the year 2022?

Do you also know that Lagos, Rivers, and the FCT were the highest contributors to the GDP in terms of IGR?


See States With Highest IGR In 2022

In the year 2022, the economic performance of Nigeria was on an impressive run as states from different regions contributed significantly to the Internally Generated Revenue.


According to information, Lagos State from the South-West led the pack with ₦651.15 billion, followed by Rivers State from the South-South which generated ₦172.82 billion.

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The FCT from the North-Central came next with an impressive ₦124.37 billion performance in the IGR space.

Below is a breakdown of the top three revenue-generating states by zone.
IGR By Zone For 2022


With what you can only describe as an unparalleled contribution to the nation’s revenue bourse, Lagos dominated and led the entire nation in revenue generation.
Lagos State – ₦651.15 billion
Ogun State – ₦120.58bn
Oyo State – ₦62.25bn


Rivers State – ₦172.82bn
Delta State -₦85.90bn
Edo State -₦47.46bn



Federal Capital Territory (FCT) ₦124.37bn
Kwara State – ₦35.76bn
Nassarawa State – ₦19.28bn


Kaduna State -₦58.09bn
Kano State – ₦42.51bn
Sokoto State – ₦23.62bn


South-East States IGR

Anambra State – ₦33.97bn
Enugu State – ₦28.69bn
Abia State – ₦20.11bn

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North-East States IGR

Bauchi State – ₦25.47bn
Borno State – ₦19.06bn
Gombe State – ₦13.60bn



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