Emmanuel Chukwuemeka Ejekwu, alias Sabinus, a well-known comedian, has shared a new sample of N1000 notes.
This came after the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, announced the redesign of some Naira currency.
The announcement was made by CBN Governor Godwin Emefiele during a special press conference in Abuja on Wednesday, October 26, 2022.
Stating that the action was taken in order to take control of the currency in circulation, he also revealed that the old notes won’t be accepted as legal tender starting from January 31st 2023.
However, Sabinus took to his verified Instagram page as he shared a new sample of N1000 notes which has his photos and a Nigerian actor, Osita Iheme, popularly known as Pawpaw, on it.
HE WROTE, “THANK YOU NIGERIA FOR THE PRIVILEGE”.
The post generated massive reactions having netizens reacting in funny ways as they trooped to comment section. Some reactions are shown below:
richyrichyjay said, “For this reason I’ll never accept 1000 naira note cos e go too useless 😂😂😂”.
pr3tty_diamond_ said, “😂😂two strong heads 😂💔”.
iamwestpatrick said, “This money would be spent wisely, it will only be used for smart moves 😌”.
naijabet said, “Congratulations Mr Investor 😂😂”.