Pictures: President Goodluck Jonathan formally unveiled the new
N100 commemorative notes at the Presidential Villa, Abuja today, the 12th of November 2014. The unveiling ceremony was held during the weekly Federal Executive Council meeting, where Vice President Namadi Sambo and the Central Bank of Nigeria’s Governor, Godwin Emefiele, joined the President to unveil the note.
CBN Boss, Emefiele stated that the new note was issued to commemorate the 100 years of the nation’s amalgamation, adding that it was produced with “the most advanced security features in the world.”In the centenary celebration of Nigeria and is consistent with best global practices for Central Banks around the world during the celebration of national events. “
Part of the features of the commemorative banknote is the inscription of the theme of the centenary celebration: ‘One Nigeria, Great Promise as a micro-text. SEE MORE PHOTOS ON PAGE 2