The federal, states, local governments and others shared three-point-eight-four trillion naira between January and June this year.

The data, contained in the latest edition of NEITI Quarterly Review, showed that the data examined FAAC disbursements to the Federal, States and Local governments for the first half of 2019.

According to the data, during the same period, nine States, representing twenty-five percent of all the States of the Federation had net disbursements higher than the first half of 2018.

A breakdown of the FAAC disbursement showed that the FG received 1.599 trillion; the 36 states got  one-point-three-three-five trillion while the seven-hundred-and-seventy-seven Local Government.Councils shared seven-hundred-and-ninety-two  billion naira during the period under review.

The disbursements of three-point-eight-four  trillion naira by FAAC in the first half of this year were slightly lower than the  three-point-nine-four trillion disbursed by FAAC during the same period in 2018, but higher than the two-point-seven-eight trillion disbursed in the first half of 2017.