A special N100 banknote designed by the
Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to commemorate
Nigeria’s centenary celebration will be unveiled
by President Goodluck Jonathan tomorrow,
November 5, 2014.
The special N100 note is part of nation’s apex
bank’s contribution to celebrate Nigeria’s 100
years of existence, which is in line with its
mandate of issuing legal tender currency in the
The new note which has the inscription of the
theme of the centenary celebration: “One
Nigeria, Great Promise” as a micro-text,
features Nigerian traditional dancers at the back,
while the portrait of the late Chief Obafemi
Awolowo on the front.