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
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.