According to Rufai Oseni, 40 Years ago, 1 Pound was 0.8189 naira
The host of Arise TV, Rufai Oseni, has resorted to Twitter to wish for a better Nigeria, by expressing his bitterness when he stumble upon his mothers 1982 passport, Oseni said the FX market was in favor of Nigeria back then in the 1900’s (she got BTA,793 Naira was 650pounds)
Furthermore he said a good leadership for Nigeria will make her a global power in 10 years
Rufai Oseni tweets said:
“I stumbled on my mum’s 1982 passport,she got BTA,793 Naira was 650pounds.1 pound was 0.8189 Naira.
40 years after,1 pound is 865Naira
“corrigendum:1 Naira was 0.8189 Sterling
“If we get leadership right,In 10 years, Nigeria can be a global power!
“A country’s greatness is directly proportional to the mindset of its leaders and the raised to power square commitment of its people.
“A country’s currency is only as strong as the mentality of its leaders. While all the brouhaha went on last week,the British government defended the pound sterling with 65billion Pounds in one day”