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Currency in Circulation:

Notes : N1000 | N500 | N200 | N100 | N50 | N20 | N10 | N5
Coins: N2 | N1 | 50 Kobo

Currency Withdrawn:

 Earlier | 1959 | 1965 | 1968 | 1973 | 1977 | 1979 | 1984 | 1991 | 2007

25 Kobo Coin

Dimension: 22.50mm
Weight: 4.50gm                           
Material: Copper

Date Released
October, 1991

Date Withdrawn
28th February 2007

Design
It has the features of Groundnut seeds and pyramid symbols on one side and the Cote of Arms of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on the other side. It is still in circulation.

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Facts : 1/1/1900
Operation Feed the Nation (O.F.N.):Operation Feed the Nation was introduced by the federal military government headed by General Olusegun Obasanjo in 1979.It had the specific focus of increasing food production on the premise that availability of cheap food would ensure a higher nutrition level and invariably lead to national growth and development.OFN lasted till the civilian government of Alhaji Shehu Shagari in 1979.
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