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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Currency Withdrawn: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

50 Kobo Coin

Dimension: 24.50mm
Weight: 5.5gm
Material: Nickel

Date Released
28th February, 2007

Design
It has the maize symbol on one side and the Coat of Arms of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on the other side.

Past Issues of this note

Withdrawn in June, 2007
Withdrawn in 1991

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Facts : 7/24/1958
First Governor of CBN:Mr. Roy Pentelow Fenton was appointed the first and the only expatriate Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria. He served from July 24, 1958 to July 24, 1963.
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