Many states across the Federal Republic of Nigeria have already approved the budget for the year 2023. This information has been confirmed by the Vanguard News and the Punch Newspaper. Below are three states that have the highest budget for 2023.
1. Lagos State
The Vanguard News reports that Lagos State has the highest budget for the year 2023. The budget of Lagos State is 1.768 trillion Naira. Lagos State is located in the South-West geopolitical zone of Nigeria.
2. Akwa Ibom State
The Vanguard News also reports that Akwa Ibom State has the second highest budget for the current year. The same source reports that Akwa Ibom State has a budget of 697.005 billion Naira for 2023.
3. Delta State
This state is part of the South-South geopolitical zone of Nigeria. Delta State has the third highest budget for the year 2023. The current budget of Delta State is 571.6 billion Naira. This is according to the Vanguard News.