The advertisement below was posted on Thisday Newspaper on Tuesday the 11th of September 2012.
The advert is a flyer for an Oil and Gas Gala Night that will be taking place on September 29th 2012 and the ticket prices are as follows;
Ticket – N10 Million and £39 275
VIP – N30 Million 117 825
Table – N100 Million 392 750
VIP Table – N300 Million 1 178 250
Let us convert this money to Pound Sterling.
Ticket – £39,275 (Thirty nine thousand, two hundred and seventy five Pounds)
VIP – £117,825 (One hundred and seventeen thousand eight hundred and twenty five pounds)
Table – £392 750 (Three hundred and ninety two thousand, seven hundred and fifty Pounds)
VIP Table – £1,178,250 (One Million, one hundred and seventy eight thoudand, two hundred and fifty Pounds)
This conversion rate was from Forex Ticket.
Only in Nigeria. With so much poverty and the lack of basic infrastructure for the citizens and residents.