1.3 million The number of new teachers needed in the next 6 years to address the acute shortage of qualified teachers for basic education in the country.
N293 billion The amount the Federal Government currently owes retired federal civil servants.
70% The percentage of on-shore and shallow water crude oil production that has been shut-in as a result of militant attacks.
81,415 The fall in the number of internet users in Nigeria between May and June, according to the Nigerian Communications Commission.
N7.8 billion The amount Nigeria stands to lose as a result of the CBN’s sale of foreign exchange to 65,000 Hajj pilgrims at N197, instead of the official rate.