The N100 note is one of the new generation notes of the
Nigerian currency system. The most recent developments in security printing
technology on paper and ink were incorporated in this high denomination.
Relevant printing techniques were employed to produce the intricate designs of
subdued merging colours. The note was introduced in December 1999.
The main feature on the front is the portrait of
Chief Obafemi Awolowo, former
Premier of Western Region.
At the back is the picture of the Zuma Rock - a major landmark in Niger State
in the Northern part of the Federation close the Federal Capital.
Central Bank of Nigeria, Enugu Branch:In the year 1966, The Central Bank of Nigeria Branch in Enugu was opened.It was the fourth Central Bank Branch that was established, bringing to 4, the number of Central Bank offices in Nigeria at that time.