• 33 states can’t pay salaries – BudgIT

    33 states can’t pay salaries – BudgIT

    BudgIT, a data-simplifying civic organisation has said 33, out of the 36 states of the Federation, are unable to fulfill recurrent obligations.

    In 2015, BudgIT said only 19 states were in that situation.

    Before President Muhammad Buhari’s administration officially declared Nigeria in a recession, few months ago,  17 states were reportedly able to meet up with recurrent needs, but, according to BudgIT’s report, only three states can now meet recurrent obligations.

    A report released by the organisation titled ‘State of States’ showed that […]