5 Nigerian Naira paper banknote (Tafawa Balewa type 1979)

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1 NGN = £0.0001100000
  • Location: Nigeria
  • Currency: Nigerian Naira
  • Series: withdrawn Nigerian Naira banknotes
  • Tender: banknotes
  • Composition material: paper
  • Colour: green
  • Person: Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa, KBE PC
  • Profession: Prime Minister of Nigeria
  • Text: Alhaji Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa 1912-1966, Central Bank of Nigeria, Five Naira, Unity and Faith, ₦5
  • Object: bàtá drums, drummers
  • Animal: eagle, horses

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5 Nigerian Naira paper banknote (Tafawa Balewa type 1979)

The Central Bank of Nigeria issued Nigerian Naira banknotes in 5 different denominations, including this 5 Nigerian Naira paper banknote (Tafawa Balewa type 1979). They are part of the withdrawn Nigerian Naira banknotes series. The Central Bank of Nigeria started issuing these 5 Nigerian Naira banknotes in 1979. They were withdrawn from circulation in 2009.

The green-coloured 1979 version of Nigeria’s 5 Naira banknote has the same design as the 1984 version except for the colour. The portrait is that of Nigeria’s former PM Tafawa Balewa. The back side shows bàtá drummers of the Yorùbá.

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  • Location: Nigeria
  • Currency: Nigerian Naira
  • Series: withdrawn Nigerian Naira banknotes
  • Tender: banknotes
  • Composition material: paper
  • Colour: green
  • Person: Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa, KBE PC
  • Profession: Prime Minister of Nigeria
  • Text: Alhaji Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa 1912-1966, Central Bank of Nigeria, Five Naira, Unity and Faith, ₦5
  • Object: bàtá drums, drummers
  • Animal: eagle, horses

Step 1:

Discover which currencies you can exchange

Step 2:

Add items to your online wallet to discover how much you will receive. No printer needed. Or print the exchange form and fill it out

Step 3:

Post us your currency! Include your exchange form or reference number.

We'll send you your money by bank transfer, paypal or cheque within 5 working days.

Exchange and get: £0.00055
1 NGN = £0.0001100000
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