Lucky punter scoops €2.9m Lotto jackpot
Ireland has a new millionaire after a lucky punter scooped nearly €2.9m in tonight's draw.
The jackpot was worth a total of €2,895,277 and the winning ticket was sold in the North, Lotto bosses said.
The lucky numbers were 5, 21, 25, 29, 41 and 43 and the bonus was 31.
There was no winners of the Lotto Plus 1 and Lotto Plus 2 draws.
Saturday night's jackpot is set to be worth around €2m.