On Friday, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) revealed that Nigeria’s foreign debt stands at 22.08 billion dollars and the domestic debt N3.48 trillion.
NBS has made this known in its “Nigerian Domestic and Foreign Debt’’ Q2 2018 report released in Abuja.
It said: “There is another 2.12 billion dollar bilateral from the Exim Bank of China, Japan International Cooperation Agency, India and KfW bank while 8.80 billion dollar is commercial.
“Similarly, total domestic debt was N3.48 trillion with Lagos state accounting for 14.88 per cent of the total domestic debt stock.
“While Anambra State has the least debt in this category with a contribution of 0.08 per cent.”