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Top 5 richest states in Nigeria

1. Lagos - $33.68 billion

Lagos tops the list of the top 10 richest states in Nigeria, Lagos is present in the region of the south Western land of Nigeria, It is also the most developed state in Nigeria and is a good tourist centre.

2. Rivers - $21.17 billion

This is one of the richest states in Nigeria. It is the sixth most populous place in Nigeria, The region is rich in vast reserves of natural gas and crude oil. More than sixty percent of Nigerian crude oil output. 

3. Delta - $16.75 billion

Delta is located in the South region of Nigeria. Delta State is known for it's agricultural products, oil supplies and natural resources, like limestone, decorative rocks, kaolin, lignite, silica and clay.

4. Oyo - $16.12 billion

Oyo State is one of the richest state in Nigeria, and is located in the South West region of Nigeria. Agriculture is the main occupation of people residing here.

5. Imo - $14.21 billion

Imo State is another rich state in Nigeria and it is located in the South East of Nigeria. The economy of the area mainly depends upon agriculture and commerce. Imo is rich in natural resources, like zinc, natural gas, crude oil, lead, limestone, fine sand and white clay. 

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