N13,000 – The Lagos state government will be selling 50kg bags of rice at this price starting from December 15 at the 57 LGAs and LCDAs of the state.
N1.4 trillion – The Nigerian Senate has passed a bill seeking to set this amount aside out of the N7.3 trillion 2017 budget estimate to fund constituency projects. The bill is sponsored by Stella Oduah.
$79 million – FG will reportedly pay this amount to the Swiss government in order to recover a sum of about $400m looted by former Head of State, General Sani Abacha.
277 – The Nigerian Army, as part of an annual exercise, promoted this number of senior officers from their current ranks to the next ranks.
22 – The age of Ghanaian Law student, Francisca Oteng who won a seat in the country’s parliament in the just concluded general election making her Ghana’s youngest parliament member in history.
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