Currency in Circulation:Notes:
Currency Withdrawn:Earlier | 1959 | 1965 | 1968 | 1973 | 1977 | 1979 | 1984 | 1991 | 2007
130mm x 72mm
28th February, 2007
N20 note was first introduced in
re-issued in 1984 in a new
colour. The N20 note is the first note to have the portrait of
a national hero in the person of the late Head of State -
General Murtala Mohammed
(1938-1976). The back has the portrait of Ladi Kwali, a famous potter.
On February 28 2007, the
N20 Naira note was redesigned and
issued in polymer substrate.
Past Issues of this note
|Withdrawn in February, 2005|
|Withdrawn in 1984|
Read about General Murtala Mohammed.
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