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Nigeria Five Naira banknote

A five Naira note from the Central Bank of Nigeria. The person on the note is the engraved portrait of Alhaji Sir Abubarkar Tafawa Balewa (1912-1966), educationalist, and the first Prime Minister from September 1957 to January 1966.


The back illustrates Nkpokiti Dancers from the South Eastern part of Nigeria.


The note was issued in 2005 and was withdrawn in 2007

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Taken on June 13, 2012