Nigeria has a total of 8 different currencies, which are the five naira note, ten naira note, twenty naira note, fifty naira note, one hundred naira note, two hundred naira note, five hundred naira note, and the one thousand naira note. We wiill however be focusing on the one hundred naira note in this article. Our one hundred naira note is the first digital currency in the world.
In the year 2014, the Nigerian government launched the new one hundred naira currency note. It was called the centenary note. This was during the Goodluck Ebele Jonathan's administration, just a year before he left office and President Muhammadu Buhari took over. Recall that Nigeria was amalgamated in the year 1914? The initiative was however to celebrate the one hundred years since Nigeria was amalgamated and got the name "Nigeria". However, there is something special about the one hundred naira note.
Do you know that the barcode on the one hundred naira note is not just for fancy? When you scan the barcode on the one hundred naira currency, it will show you the photo of the president, and also a brief history about Nigeria. If you want to try this out, just download the QR code scanner app on your phone. After you do that, look for any one hundred naira note. Now open the app, then scan the barcode on the one hundred naira note. Please note that your phone must be connected to the internet before it can work.
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