The national bank of Rwanda (BNR) has issued a new Rwf 1000 note as of effect of today read a statement from the central bank.
The statement signed by Governor John Rwangobwa stated that, “In line with the presidential order No 110/01 of 15/10/15 , the national bank would like to inform the general public that it has issued a new bank note of one thousand Rwandan francs (1000) which is now legal tender in Rwanda”.
The new bank note will feature the latest security features with a water mark of the National coat of arms and invisible fibres that fluorescent under ultraviolet light though maintaining blue as the dominant colour.
The national museum of Rwanda is used as the principle design of the 140×72 millimetre note.
The new note is set to be used along the old note until the old one is removed from circulation that statement added.