The N200 note together with the
N1000 notes represent the new generation
of currency notes in the Nigerian currency system. As with the N100, the most
recent development in security printing technology on paper and ink were incorporated
in the denomination.
The main feature in the front is the picture of
Sir Ahmadu Bello, - the Sarduana of Sokoto and the first Premier of Northern
The back of the note depicts a pyramid of agricultural commodity and livestock
Guidlines for Licensed Banks:In 1990, the CBN introduced a set of Prudential guidelines for licensed banks which were complimentary to the capital adequacy requirement and statement of accounting standards.
The guidelines spelt out the criteria to be adopted by banks in classifying non-performing loans.