Wednesday, 7th June 2023

CBN Governor

15 Apr
At no time in history has the global social and economic dynamics been so challenged like now. It is coming at a time of Nigeria’s transition from one government to another. The good thing is that the president-elect, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, is a man of excellence, who has been roundly acknowledged as a recruiter-in-chief. He…
10 Mar
The Governor, any Deputy Governor or any Director shall cease to hold office in the Bank if he - (a) becomes of unsound mind or, owing to ill health, is incapable of carrying out his duties;
7 Mar
I attended an event recently in Lagos and Chief Joseph Oladele Sanusi (84) from Ogbagi in Akoko North West Local Government of Ondo state, entered quietly, unannounced. The Master of Ceremony (MC) at the event did not even recognize him. I had to tell a friend of mine who sat next to me that, that is the eighth governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
28 Sep 2022
It was another audacious response from the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), yesterday, as it increased the benchmarked interest rate by another 150 basis points (bps) in a fell swoop to rein in extreme inflation...
28 Jul 2022
Exactly a year after the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) stopped the weekly funding of the bureaux de change (BDC) operators, crisis in the foreign exchange (FX) has worsened, with the dollar nearing the N700/$ ceiling, yesterday.
9 May 2019
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated the governor of Central Bank of Nigeria Godwin Emefiele for another term. Emefiele's reappointment nomination letter was read by Senate President Abubakar Bukola Saraki, during Thursday plenary. Buhari, in the letter, urged the Senate to consider Emefiele's reappointment having completed his first term in office. The President's request would…
4 Jul 2016
Besides, it expressed optimism that tapping the potentials of the youths, particularly the entrepreneurial drive and inquisitiveness in them, was vital to the stimulation of sustainable and equitable socio-economic development in the country.


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Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) has approved N130 million as zonal intervention for polytechnics in its 2023 intervention, with a view to reinvigorating skills acquisition at the institutions..
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Bandits have killed two persons and abducted about 30 others, following an attack on communities in Birnin-Gwari Council of Kaduna State.
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Governor of Bauchi State, Bala Mohammed, has approved employment of 1,480 new workers to fill vacuum created by embargo on employment put in place by the last administration of Mohammad Abubakar.
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Stakeholders and former executive members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kabba/Bunu Council of Kogi State have officially joined the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state.
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The Vice Chancellor of Aliko Dangote University of Science and Technology (ADUST), Wudil, Prof. Musa Tukur Yakasai, has said the institution will adopt e-Naira policy in payment of tuition and others. [ad] Tukur, who spoke in his office, yesterday, when he received the Branch Controller of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in Kano, Umar Ibrahim Biu, said the university community would adopt the new e-wallet system in its payment of fees, salaries and other transactions.