The Good Old Days When The Naira Had More Value Than The Dollar - Check It Out

Published 2 years ago by: kacy lee
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at 07:43 AM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)

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A GISTMANIA reader sent her mum's International passport that showed that Naira was worth more than dollars in 1981. Read what she sent below:


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"I'm an ardent reader of your blog and thought I share this with everyone. Stumbled on my mum's old int'l passport and apparently Nigeria was once a great country. Once upon a time N1000 = $1480 back in 1981"

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AmazingMarie at 07:49 AM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)
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yeah and Nigeria will be great again.
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Powerfulify at 07:55 AM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)
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Now naira have become shit
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monic83 at 08:05 AM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)
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That time can still come Insha Allah
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mjyabah2 at 08:11 AM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)
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When my brother left for US in 1972, $1.00 was exchanged for 47Kobo or less.
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concentrate at 08:41 AM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)
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thanks for sharing this infomation. record keeping is a serious problem in Africa. It's good to know your parents are different. I hope you also have a good mantenance culture so your children can someday learn something from you.
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1marviz at 09:11 AM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)
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hmmmmm. true talk
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1marviz at 09:12 AM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)
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Quote from: AmazingMarie on 07:49 AM,  8/12/2016
yeah and Nigeria will be great again.


Amen oooo
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Trueyarn at 09:22 AM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)
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Naijapals Admin,where's the 10k you promised five(5) top commenters for the month of November,it will not be funny that with all the plans I have for that money,you want to destabilize it,"Please with due respect I'm expecting my Token."God bless you guys."
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Trueyarn at 09:23 AM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)
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Quote from: AmazingMarie on 07:49 AM,  8/12/2016
yeah and Nigeria will be great again.
Yes Naija will be great again i so much believe.
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diutopep at 09:35 AM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)
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quote from Trueyarn
Naijapals Admin,where's the 10k you promised five(5) top commenters for the month of November,it will not be funny that with all the plans I have for that money,you want to destabilize it,"Please with due respect I'm expecting my Token."God bless you guys."

MY G
TAKE IT EASY NOW....
GUESS...THEY ARE STILL WORKING ON IT!
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kacylee at 09:38 AM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)
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Once upon a time,  we have derailed a long way, but there is nothing God cannot do

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diutopep at 09:40 AM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)
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God Can Still Do It For Us Again...
Though Heaven Helps Those Who Help Themselves!!!!!!
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Spatacuss at 09:49 AM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)
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OOOOOH SO YOU GUYS APRECIATE THE OLD TIME ABI, SO  WHO WAS THE PRESIDENT IN 1981?
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Igotalkam at 09:50 AM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)
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That was then, this is now
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emytex74 at 10:33 AM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)
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Nkaa bu n'anya Adam
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1marviz at 11:01 AM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)
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Quote from: Trueyarn on 09:22 AM,  8/12/2016
Naijapals Admin,where's the 10k you promised five(5) top commenters for the month of November,it will not be funny that with all the plans I have for that money,you want to destabilize it,"Please with due respect I'm expecting my Token."God bless you guys."

Bros cool ur temper!!!!!!!
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419BigBoy at 11:54 AM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)
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all currencies in the rothschilds central banking system become debased over time
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419BigBoy at 11:55 AM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)
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Quote from: 419BigBoy on 11:54 AM,  8/12/2016
all currencies in the rothschilds central banking system become debased over time

^

including the dollar which is propped up by petroleum
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Otikadinje at 03:42 PM, 8/12/2016 (2 years ago)
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This is almost unbelievable.

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