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Isaac Okorafor

9 Jul 2020
• Pressure hits external reserves amid sustained forex decline • Experts predict more hardship as import cost rises • Seek multiple foreign exchange sources in agric, solid minerals The Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) handling of the naira devaluation is still shrouded in secrecy, six days after the local currency took about a 5.5 per…
19 Jun 2020
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is to integrate non-interest window in all its intervention programmes, particularly the Anchor Borrowers’ Programme (ABP) and the Targeted Credit Facility...
8 Apr 2020
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has called on 146 individual and companies who have investments in the country to support the fight against the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in Nigeria.
26 Mar 2020
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has assured that it will continue to open its doors for operations in spite of the impact of Coronavirus in the country and on the global economy.
30 Nov 2019
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has injected 323.5million dollars into the retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS) for its last intervention for November.
11 Nov 2019
No nation across the world has left its borders open for inflow of goods and services. Even in the so-called free economy, mostly practiced in theories and textbooks...
21 Oct 2019
Ahead of kick-starting the proposed National Microfinance Bank, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), plans to engage architects for the remodeling of the Nigeria Postal Services (NIPOST) buildings needed for the project.
19 Sep 2019
To boost financial inclusion and the payment system by increasing access to deposit products and payment services through a secured technology-driven environment, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has issued Approvals-in-Principle (AIPs) to three payment service banks (PSBs).
24 Aug 2019
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has injected 297.92 million dollars into the retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS).
16 Jul 2019
The interbank segment of the Nigerian foreign exchange market received a fresh boost of 210 million dollars from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday.
20 Jun 2019
The Federal Government emerged the highest claimant against the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), in a two-way financial activity in the last five years...
18 Jun 2019
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday estimated the country’s 2018 total capital inflows at $19.07 billion, maintaining that is spite of economic challenges Nigeria continued to enjoy foreign investors’ patronage.


29 mins ago
Facebook should pay reparations to the hundreds of thousands of Rohingyas forced from their homes in Myanmar in a campaign exacerbated by rampant online hate speech, Amnesty International said in a report Thursday.
59 mins ago
As Nigeria gets set to host a mega gender summit in the nation's capital, stakeholders have insisted that unless men, women and the vulnerable are involved, attaining gender parity could be a mirage
1 hour ago
The last is yet to be heard of the crisis rocking the ruling All progressive congress (APC) as the Senator Abdullahi Adamu-led national working committee (NWC) has accused the presidential candidate of the party, Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu of sidelining the party from the selection of members of the 422 presidential campaign council (PCC).
1 hour ago
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has appealed to state governments to ensure continuous upgrade of Orientation Camp facilities and other logistic provisions.
2 hours ago
In a move to further reduce dependency on cash transactions, stimulate innovation and drive the growth of digital payments in Nigeria, ProvidusBank together with Mastercard, Interswitch and Thales Group, today announced the introduction of a new Tap-to-Pay service. The service allows cardholders to make fast, secure, and convenient in-store payments by tapping their NFC-enabled smart device at any contactless-enabled payment terminal.