FG, States, LGs share N1.14trn in May  

The sum of N1.143 trillion has been shared by the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) to the Federal Government, States and Local Government Councils as allocation for the month of May 2024.

A communiqué issued by the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) revealed that the N1,143.210 trillion total distributable revenue comprised distributable statutory revenue of N 157.183 billion, distributable Value Added Tax (VAT) revenue of N463.425 billion, Electronic Money Transfer Levy (EMTL) revenue of N15.146 billion and Exchange Difference revenue of N507.456 billion.   

The communique signed by Director (Press and Public Relations) at the Office of the Accountant General of the Federation, Bawa Mokwa, total revenue of N2,324.792 billion was available in the month of May 2024 while Total deduction for cost of collection was N76.647 billion while total transfers, interventions and refunds was N1,104.935 billion.   

Gross statutory revenue of N1,223.894 trillion was received for the month of May 2024. This was lower than the sum of N1,233.498 billion received in the month of April 2024 by N9.604 billion.  

The gross revenue of N497.665 billion was available from the Value Added Tax (VAT) in May 2024.  This was lower than the N500.920 billion available in the month of April 2024 by N3.255 billion.   

A further breakdown showed that out of the N1,143.210 trillion the Federal Government received the sum of N365.813 billion, the State Governments received a total sum of N388.419 billion and the Local Government Councils received a total sum of N282.476 billion. 

The sum of N106.502 billion (13% of mineral revenue) was shared among o the benefiting states as derivation revenue. 

On the N157.183 billion distributable statutory revenue, the Federal Government received N61.010 billion, the State Governments got N30.945 billion and the Local Government Councils received N23.857 billion. The sum of N41.371 billion (13% of mineral revenue) was shared to the benefiting States as derivation revenue. 

The Federal Government received N69.514 billion, the State Governments received N231.713 billion and the Local Government Councils received N162.199 billion from the N463.425 billion distributable Value Added Tax (VAT) revenue.

A total sum of N2.272 billion was received by the Federal Government from the N15.146 billion Electronic Money Transfer Levy (EMTL).  The State Governments received N7.573 billion and the Local Government Councils received N5.301 billion.