$5.5 billion – President Buhari wrote to the Senate seeking approval for an external loan worth this amount. The fund will be channelled towards funding capital projects in the 2017 budget.
N2.1 billion – An interim report by the EFCC revealed that this amount was found in former First Lady, Patience Jonathan’s late mother’s bank account.
1.8 million – A report by the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) shows that this number of persons displaced by Boko Haram insurgency are unwilling to return to their communities.
30 percent – The Yobe state government is requesting this percentage of the N13 billion it spent on fighting Boko Haram insurgency, as refund from the Federal Government.