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Labour hails FG, NASS on June 12, Emefiele – Daily Trust

The organised labour has hailed the constructive collaboration and engagement between President Muhammadu Buhari and the outgoing 8th National Assembly in ensuring prompt approval of the renewal of Godwin Emefiele as Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the passage of the Public Holiday Act Amendment Bill which recognises June 12 as Nigeria’s […]

In praise of constructive engagement – Daily Trust

Better late than never! The Federal government and the National Assembly had finally found common ground in quick succession on the critical issues of good governance. Most Nigerians hail the recent constructive collaboration and engagement between President Muhammadu Buhari and the outgoing 8th National Assembly in ensuring the renewal of the appointment of Godwin Emefiele […]

Labour hails NASS, executive on June 12, Emefiele’s reappointment – The Sun Nigeria

Organised labour has commended what it called the “constructive collaboration and engagement” between President Muhammadu Buhari and the outgoing 8th National Assembly in ensuring the renewal of the appointment of Godwin Emefiele as Governor of the Central Bank, as well as the prompt passage of  the Public Holiday Act Amendment Bill, which  recognises June 12 […]

Redesign, Redenomination Or Revaluation Of The Naira? -By Henry Boyo – Opinion Nigeria

The primary reason for the public’s rejection of lower naira denominations was identified, in this column, in the last fortnight, as their negligible purchasing values, rather than the material of fabrication. Indeed, both hard wearing, longer lasting coins, and the latest polymer notes adopted for fabrication of lower naira denominations, which the Central Bank of […]

Naira: Redesign, Redenomination Or Revaluation?

The primary reason for the public’s rejection of lower Naira denominations was identified, in this column, in the last fortnight, as their negligible purchasing values, rather than the material of fabrication. Indeed, hard wearing, longer lasting coins, and the latest polymer notes adopted for fabrication of lower Naira denominations, which CBN released, in April 2019, […]

Emefiele: I&E forex window attracts $48b as reserves hit $45b

The Investors and Exporters (I&E) forex window by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has attracted  $48 billion worth of transactions to the economy and raise external reserves to $45 billion, CBN Governor Godwin Emefiele, has said. The CBN boss, who spoke at the Special Convocation of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, at the weekend, […]

Congrats CBN Gov But There Is Wahala (1)

“The graveyards are full of indispensable people.” General Charles De Gaulle, 1890-1970. French President. An economist, who violently disagreed with me that Mr Godwin Emefiele be retained as the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, was in the habit of throwing in my face this quotation which I had used several times in the […]

Labour lauds NASS on Emefiele’s tenure extension, democracy day, condemns coup talks – Blueprint

Aremu Organised labour has commended the synergy between the executive arm and outgoing National Assembly that led to quick renewal of Godwin Emefiele’s appointment as Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor and recognition of June 12 as new democracy day.  On the other hand, Labour has condemned, “reactionary forces with no fixed addresses, calling for unconstitutional […]

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Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Sunday morning

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Former president of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan, has reacted to alleged withdrawal of billions of Naira from the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, while he was in office. The former president, who spoke at a meeting organised by the Anglican Community in Abuja on Friday, described […]

CBN marks 10th Anniversary of Currency Museum – Daily Trust

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has marked the 10th Anniversary of its Currency Museum. At an event to mark the day, which coincided with the International Museum Day which had the theme ‘Museums as Cultural Hubs: The future of Tradition’, the Deputy Governor, Operations of CBN, Mr Folashadun Shonubi said the Currency Museum was […]

CBN’s War Against Textile Smuggling

Godwin Emefiele, CBN Governor Last week, the federal government flagged off the promised distribution of high yield cotton seedlings to farmers in Katsina State. The gesture was in fulfillment of government promise three months ago to activate a multi-pronged move to rehabilitate Nigeria’s distressed textile industry. Speaking during the ceremony, Godwin Emefiele, the governor of […]

Jonathan speaks on alleged withdrawal of billions from CBN

Former president of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan has reacted to alleged withdrawal of billions of Naira from the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, while he was in office. The former president, who spoke at a meeting organised by the Anglican Community in Abuja on Friday, described the allegation as false and misleading. He expressed sadness and […]

Goodluck Jonathan speaks on alleged withdrawal of billions from CBN

Former president of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan has reacted to alleged withdrawal of billions of Naira from the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, while he was in office. The former president, who spoke at a meeting organised by the Anglican Community in Abuja on Friday, described the allegation as false and misleading. He expressed sadness and […]