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Currency in Circulation:

Notes: N1000 | N500 | N200| N100 C | N100 | N50 | N20 | N10 | N5
Coins: N2 | N 1 | 50 Kobo

Currency Withdrawn:

 Earlier | 1959 | 1965 | 1968 | 1973 | 1977 | 1979 | 1984 | 1991 | 2007

50 Kobo Coin

Dimension: 24.50mm
Weight: 5.5gm
Material: Nickel

Date Released
28th February, 2007

Design
It has the maize symbol 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Withdrawn in June, 2007
Withdrawn in 1991

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Facts : 1/1/1995
Magnetic Ink Character Recognition:The Magnetic Ink Character Recognition (MICR) which is an automated system for sorting cheques and other financial instrumenTS. This facility came into effect in the early part of 1995.
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