Stakeholders charge CBN to implement university-based poultry scheme
Poultry production specialists and industry players have charged the Central Bank of Nigeria to activate the campus-based poultry production it promised
CBN exempts six companies from milk, dairy products importation ban
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday exempted six companies from the restriction on milk and dairy products importation. “As part of efforts to increase local production of milk, its derivatives and dairy products, the Central Bank of Nigeria has engaged with some companies in the industry who have keyed into the bank’s backward…
Court summons Emefiele over unpaid $53m garnishee
For the second time in two months, the Federal High Court, Abuja, has ordered the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) governor, Godwin Emefiele to appear before it over an unpaid $53 million...
Towards actualising double digit GDP growth rate
The Budget Office of the Federation (BOF) and the Central Bank of Nigeria present IMF World/ Regional Economic Outlook GDP growth estimates and projections for Nigeria as if they arose from exogenous growth-limiting factors.
Why can’t BVN be classless?
A recent report that Bank Verification Number (BVN) introduced into the Nigerian banking industry in 2014 to serve as a unique identifier of bank customers in the country under a centralised...
CBN’s intervention to save palm oil industry
The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele’s call the other day on state governors to assist in stopping the outflow of about $500 million annually for the importation of palm oil
CBN commits N69 billion to Edo oil palm programme
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Tuesday invested N69 billion in the Edo State Oil Palm Programme (ESOPP), an initiative of the Governor Godwin Obaseki administration...
Deepening financial inclusion, boosting fintech and imperatives
For the nation to achieve its goals of eliminating extreme poverty and boost shared prosperity through financial inclusion, there is the need to create relevant policies...