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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Currency Withdrawn: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Date Withdrawn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 : 1/1/1995
National Clearing System Re-Visited:In January 1995, a revised clearing rule became operational to facilitate effective clearing of financial instruments and shorten the period of clearing. Consequently, inter-state cheque clearing time was reduced from 21 days to 15 days, while intra-state clearing has been reduced from 12 days to 9 days.
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