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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has ranked Abia State as the third state with top capital inflow in 2020.
According to NBS, ‘By destination, Lagos emerged as the top destination of capital investment in Nigeria with $8.3 billion, followed by Abuja, which received $1.3 billion.’
‘The others on the list are Abia State with relatively $56 million, Niger with $16.4 million, and Ogun with $13.4 million.
Anambra State recorded $10.2 million, Kaduna State recorded $4.03 million, Sokoto got $2.5 million and Kano got $2.4 million’.
It stated that the remaining 26 states received no foreign capital inflows the entire year.
The states include: Bauchi, Bayelsa, Benue, Borno, Cross River, Delta, Ebonyi, Edo, Ekiti, Enugu, Gombe, Imo, Jigawa, Katsina, Kebbi, Kogi, Kwara, Nasarawa, Ondo, Osun, Oyo, Plateau, Rivers, Taraba, Yobe, and Zamfara States.
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