The New 5000 Naira Note (N5000) Prototype Picture

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August 26, 2012 – The New 5000 Naira Note (N5000) Prototype Picture

For those who are not aware, the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN has confirmed the introduction of 5000 Naira currency note / bill into the Nigerian economy.

And the faces on the newly introduced 5000 Naira bill are:

  • Margaret Ekpo (1914 – 2006), a late activist and politician politician
  • Hajia Gambo Sawaba (1933 – 2001) , a late politician
  • Funmilayo Kuti (1900 -1978), the late women right activist

This confirmation was made by CBN Governor Lamido Sanusi last week and the photo above is a prototype of it.

Do you support this move?

Do you think the new 5000 Naira note will worsen the economic situation in Nigeria?