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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Currency Withdrawn: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

N1 Coin

Dimension:  27.50 mm
Weight: 12.000gm
Material: Brass Plated Steel

Date Released
28th February, 2007

Design
It has the portrait of Sir Herbert Macaulay 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Withdrawn in June 2007

Withdrawn in 1991
Withdrawn in 1991

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Facts : 7/1/1959
BOARD OF DIRECTORS:The Management of the CBN is placed under a Board of Directors which is responsible for the Policy and General administration of the Affairs and Business of the Bank.Under the original statute,the Board was composed of the Governor as Chairman,a Deputy Governor and Five other Directors all of whom were appointed by the Federal Government.
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