Posts Tagged ‘Godwin Emefiele’

CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele Tests Negative To #COVID19

by Seun Adeuyion April 2, 2020
The Director of Corporate Communications, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Isaac Okorafor, has revealed that his principal and governor of the CBN, Godwin Emefiele, tested Negative to the dreaded COVID19 pandemic. Okorafor, who made this known in a Facebook post, wrote: “The COVID-19 test conducted on the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr. […]

CBN|$60 billion forex cash keeps Naira stable for 29 months – Godwin Emefiele

by Chuks Azotanion December 4, 2019
The $60 billion inflows from the Investors’ and Exporters’ Foreign Exchange (I&E Forex) Window has contributed to the sustained stability of the naira against world currencies for the last 29 months, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele has said. Speaking at the 54th Annual Bankers Dinner held in Lagos at the weekend, […]

CBN targets $4 billion non-oil revenue in 2020

by Chuks Azotanion December 3, 2019
Policy measures to achieve $4 billion in non-oil exports revenue in 2020 are currently being put in place by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). The $4 billion target represents 100% growth when compared with $2 billion non-oil exports revenue achieved in 2019. This plan was disclosed by the CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele during his keynote address at […]

2020 budget: $57 oil benchmark unrealistic – central bank

by Chuks Azotanion December 3, 2019
The $57 oil benchmark adopted by the Federal Government in the 2020 budget may be unrealistic as the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has called for its downward review. CBN Governor Godwin Emefiele lamented that the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has “noted the lull in the futures market, suggesting that prices would remain relatively weak […]

Central bank chief urges private sector players to float infrastructure bond

by Chuks Azotanion November 25, 2019
The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has advised corporate bodies in the country to take advantage of the Presidential Order 7 to raise infrastructure bonds at concessionary rates to support the federal government in its desire to develop infrastructure in Nigeria. Mr. Emefiele gave the charge on Saturday, November 22, 2019, […]

Border closure: Inflation will be moderate in three months – Central Bank chief

by Chuks Azotanion November 25, 2019
Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has said that the rise in inflation is temporary and will go down aggressively in another three to four months. A report by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), showed inflation figures at a 17-month high, rose to 11.61% in October. However, Emefiele in an […]