Posts Tagged ‘single currency’

New West Africa currency not feasible in 2020 ~ Zainab Ahmed

Nigeria’s finance minister, Zainab Ahmed, has said that the single currency regime for West Africa Countries might not kick off next year as expected because many countries are yet to meet the criteria for the monetary alliance. Speaking at a meeting of the ECOWAS ministers of finance and governors of central banks on the currency […]

ECOWAS reveals name of single currency

The Authority of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government on Saturday adopted ECO as the name of the single currency to be issued in January 2020. The leaders at their 55th Ordinary Session in Abuja endorsed the name, while congratulating the Ministerial Committee on the Single Currency for the considerable progress recorded in the implementation […]