The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Sunday, voiced his support for the decision of the Central Bank of Nigeria to launch new designs and replace high value Naira notes.
This was as he noted that the nation would gain a lot by the new initiative, especially its impact on illicit monies.
According to a statement signed by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, Buhari spoke in a Hausa radio interview with the famous journalists Halilu Getso and Kamaluddeen Shawai to be aired Wednesday Morning on Tambari TV on Nilesat.
The statement is titled ‘CBN has my backing in replacing Naira notes, says President Buhari.’