CBN All Financial Institutions Football tourney kicks off with 24 teams
Zonal preliminaries of this year’s CBN All Financial Institutions Football Championship will kick off today with 24 teams jostling for quarterfinals tickets.
CBN explains cause of smoke at head office
The Central Bank of Nigeria has denied reports that a section of its head office in Abuja was razed by fire on Tuesday evening. The bank's spokesman Isaac Okoroafor said the smoke passersby saw was an unusual pall of exhaust from one of the power generators on the premise. He explained that smoke triggered the…
CBN rolls out small medium credit scheme to curb restiveness in Rivers
To curb restiveness in the Niger Delta region, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has organised agricultural and small medium enterprise credit scheme for indigenes.
CBN injects $210m into forex market
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has sold $210 million at the Foreign Exchange Market (Forex) as the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) began its last meeting for 2017.
Powerful forces in Nigeria behind pressure to float naira, says CBN
The Central Bank of Nigeria, (CBN) had to resist powerful forces that were determined to pillage and control the economy by insisting that the naira be floated.
CBN begins weekly sales of forex to BDCs
NMigeria's central bank Friday said it would begin sales of forex to bureaux de change (BDC) in the country twice weekly in the bid to sustain liquidity in the foreign exchange market.
Senate rejects move to punish forex hoarders, CBN denies knowledge of plan
Meanwhile, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has denied knowledge of any amendment bill or plans to seize dollar values in the domiciliary accounts of individuals.
How goverment plans to ease hardship, by CBN
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday unfolded policies to reduce hardship of Nigerians and the current economic recession.