The new digital 100 naira note dubbed the centenary note will go into circulation today, Friday the 19th of December, 2014 across the country.
The statement was issued on Thursday, December 18th, 2014 by the CBN stating “The commemorative N100 banknote unveiled recently by the President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, goes into circulation on Friday, December 19, 2014. Accordingly, all branches of the Bank have been directed to commence issuance of the currency in their respective locations.”
The commemorative note will circulate alongside the existing N100 note until the latter is phase out of circulation slowly.
If you haven’t seen the note, check it out here.