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What is the contribution of Sir Ahmadu Bello?

Ahmadu Ibrahim Bello, Sardauna of Sokoto (12 June 1910 – 15 January 1966), knighted as Sir Ahmadu Bello, was a conservative Nigerian statesman who masterminded Northern Nigeria through the independence of Nigeria in 1960 and served as its first and only premier from 1954 until his assassination in 1966, in which …

When did Ahmadu Bello died?

Jan

Where is Ahmadu Bello from?

Rabah, Nigeria

How old was Ahmadu Bello?

55 years (1910–1966)

Who was the first Prime Minister of Nigeria?

Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa, KBE PC (December 1912 – 15 January 1966) was a Nigerian politician who was the first and only Prime Minister of Nigeria.

Which year did Nigeria became a federation of 12 states?

In 1963, a new region, the Mid-Western Region, was created from the Western Region. In 1967, the regions were replaced by 12 states by military decree.

Who created the first 12 states in Nigeria?

The Creation of States General Yakubu Gowon created twelve states out of the four regions that existed at that time appointing a governor to head them.

Which is the oldest state in Nigeria?

Deducing from the dates of creation of states in the country, Cross River, Lagos, Kaduna, Kano, Kwara and Rivers states respectively are the oldest states in Nigeria. These six states were all formed on the 27th of December, 1967.

Who is on the 200 naira note?

The 200 Nigerian Naira banknote features Ahmadu Ibrahim Bello, Sardauna of Sokoto, who was Northern Nigeria’s Premier.

Who is in 5 naira note?

Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa

Do we have 5000 naira note in Nigeria?

CBN has neither printed nor introduced 2,000 or 5,000 naira notes.

Who is on 100 naira note?

Chief Obafemi Jeremiah Oyeniyi Awolowo is pictured on the banknote of 100 Nigerian Naira, wearing a kufi hat. Awolowo was Premier of Western Nigeria. On the back side of the ₦100 bill is an image of the Zuma Rock monolith in Niger province.

Is there 2000 naira note in Nigeria?

These are 100 Naira(1999), 200 Naira note (2000). 500 Naira was released in April, 2001 while the 1000 Naira note was released in October 2005.

What is the history of money in Nigeria?

Nigeria’s monetary system evolved gradually with initial use of Trade by Barter to the use of cowries and Manilla, Manilla was used as a form of money made of bronze or copper. The naira was introduced on 1 January 1973, replacing the use of Pounds, shillings and pence, monetary system.

Who invented money system?

No one knows for sure who first invented such money, but historians believe metal objects were first used as money as early as 5,000 B.C. Around 700 B.C., the Lydians became the first Western culture to make coins.