N541.8bn – Three Nigerian banks set to take over telecommunications company, Etisalat for its failure to pay a loan obtained in 2015.
500,000 – The number of jobs to be created by the Lagos-Ibadan railway line project when it is completed in December 2018, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.
37 – The number of Nigerians deported by the Italian government for committing immigration-related offences. They arrived the Murtala Muhammed International Airport on Tuesday night.
N2bn – The Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN) slammed a N2 billion suit against the Attorney–General of the Federation over the unlawful arrest and detention of its National Commandant, Dickson Akoh and 49 others.
500 – Wife of the Edo state governor, Mrs Besty Obaseki organised a 1-day training programme on poultry production for this number of widows in the state.
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