CBN Targets Double-digit Growth, Single-digit Inflation by 2023

Posted by - June 25, 2019

  Seeks $12bn non-oil exports, 95% financial inclusion by 2024 To retain managed-float exchange rate Bankers back CBN’s plan for recapitalisation Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, recently unfolded the bank’s policy direction for the next five-year under his watch, targeting double-digit growth, single-digit inflation, $12 billion non-oil exports by 2023 and

CBN Governor Godwin Emefiele: A Plan Ahead?

Posted by - January 8, 2019

A plan unfolded by its Governor, Godwin Emefiele, to set up a “national” microfinance bank “to enhance financial inclusion and credit to the agricultural sector, as well as small and medium scale enterprises” is another desperate lunge towards statism and bureaucratisation. It has never worked. A more realistic approach is a multi-pronged policy of strong

CBN Governor Deploys New DGs

Posted by - April 9, 2018

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria Godwin Emefiele has assigned duties to the newly appointed Deputy Governors who assumed duty on March 28. The acting Director, Corporate Communications Department, CBN, Mr Isaac Okoroafor, in a statement on Sunday said Mrs Aishah Ahmad was deployed to the Financial System Stability (FSS) Directorate, while Mr