Tag: central bank of Nigeria

July 2, 2014

Opinion: New challenges facing the Central Bank of Nigeria

by Ifeanyi Uddin To be fair to his critics, the new CBN governor did not dimension his tasks this lucidly. ...

May 27, 2014

Suraj Oyewale: Sanusi Lamido Sanusi – The morning after (Y! FrontPage)

by Suraj Oyewale How high did he rank on personal integrity and morality? Well, I learnt not to put my ...

April 28, 2014

Opinion: Setting the agenda for new CBN Governor

by Eze Onyekpere     He has to co-opt stakeholders to facilitate the maintenance of the status quo in the ...

March 6, 2014

Okey Ndibe: A national insult rejected

by Okey Ndibe How did we quickly forget that Abacha’s looting of public funds from the vaults of the Central ...

February 25, 2014

Don’t get it twisted: Sanusi is still the CBN governor – Jonathan

by Oge Okonkwo Nigeria’s president Goodluck Jonathan on Monday said that the suspended Lamido Sanusi was still the Governor of the ...

February 25, 2014

Femi Aribisala: Why Sanusi Lamido should end up at Kirikiri prisons

by Femi Aribisala The last thing a country needs is a CBN governor who talks frivolously. The word of a ...

February 23, 2014

Femi Fani-Kayode: What Jonathan did to Sanusi is disgraceful

by Femi Fani-Kayode The more people they seek to destroy for no just cause and the more innocent men and ...

February 21, 2014

Diezani Alison-Madueke publicly admitted misappropriating N577 billion – Sanusi says

by ‘Jola Sotubo Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, the recently suspended governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has reacted to ...

January 20, 2014

Opinion: Today’s Monetary Policy Committee meeting – Matters arising

by Ifeanyi Uddin This is where the dark clouds begin to gather. If “appointment” in the first instance involved choice ...

January 10, 2014

Opinion: Nigeria and its phantom MINT projections

by Nasir Suwaid The basic fundamental problem though is the fact that valid projections should always be premised on certain ...

December 28, 2013

CBN governor, Sanusi Lamido to begin retirement leave in April

by Oke Efagene Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Sanusi Lamido, will commence his retirement leave as from ...

December 11, 2013

CBN, NNPC clash over alleged diversion of $49.8bn

by Akintomiwa Agbaje The failure of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to remit $49.8bn (about N8tn) oil proceeds to ...

December 10, 2013

House of Representatives question ministry’s N2.6bn warehouse in CBN, FCMB

by Akintomiwa Agbaje The House of Representatives Committee on Environment has emphasized that in order to stem lack of transparency and ...

December 9, 2013

No, we didn’t: CBN governor denies printing N5,000 notes, coins

by Oke Efagene Nigeria’s apex bank over the weekend, denied claims that it had printed the controversial new N5,000 notes ...

November 22, 2013

Expect new generation naira notes before June next year – CBN

by Oke Efagene     The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has revealed plans to create a new generation of ...

September 23, 2013

Ex bank workers sue CBN, NDIC, others over non-payment of entitlements

Fourteen thousand ex-workers of non-consolidated banks in Nigeria have sued the Central Bank of Nigeria over the bank’s alleged refusal ...

August 12, 2013

Opinion: The disingenuity of Nigerian banks

by Ijeoma Nwogwugwu In my mind, there is no justification for the interest rates charged by Nigerian banks. For almost ...

July 4, 2013

Faith Tuedor-Matthews favoured to replace Lamido Sanusi as CBN Governor

by Rachel Ogbu Managing director of the Mainstreet Bank Limited, Faith Tuedor-Matthews is highly favoured to replace the Central Bank ...

July 4, 2013

Governor Yuguda makes U-turn on Northern State Governors’ Forum

by Lucas Togan In an about turn, Bauchi State Governor Isa Yuguda has bowed to pressure from prominent Northern elders ...

June 13, 2013

More details emerge in CBN governor, Sanusi’s alleged sex scandal (READ)

by Rachel Ogbu More evidence continues to emerge to in the sex scandal involving  Nigeria’s Central Bank Governor,  Sanusi Lamido ...

June 2, 2013

“He badly wanted a kiss” – This investigation on CBN governor Sanusi will make you cringe (READ)

by Akan Ido Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi has been accused of many wrongdoings discharging his duties as the Central Bank ...

January 8, 2013

Fuel subsidy: Major fuel crisis imminent as FG’s ‘cheques bounce’ at CBN

by Isi Esene Another storm might be brewing with regards fuel subsidy payment to oil marketers as most of them ...

January 7, 2013

Clipping the governor’s wings? Reps may remove Central Bank’s supervisory role

by Emmanuel Okubenji The House of Representatives has initiated steps to curtail the bank supervisory roles of the Central Bank ...

December 1, 2012

“Sacking me won’t change anything” – Sanusi fires back at critics (WATCH)

by Akan Ido The bickering generated over the comments attributed to the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) ...

November 30, 2012

Remove the log from the CBN first: Reps ‘caution’ Sanusi over his utterances

by Akan Ido The House of Representatives has accused the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, ...

November 28, 2012

“Stop irresponsible spending” – Sanusi tells FG to sack 50 per cent of civil servants, remove fuel subsidy

by Isi Esene Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), yesterday called on the Federal Government ...

November 21, 2012

Former bank manager goes on hunger-strike over unpaid terminal benefits

by Isi Esene Olubiyi Odunaro, a 53-year-old former employee of Hallmark Bank has gone on hunger-strike demanding the payment of ...

November 13, 2012

Open letter to the President: Security implications of Arabic inscriptions on the Naira


October 3, 2012

Show us the money: Court gives CBN 72hrs to account for Cecilia Ibru’s assets

by Isi Esene Justice Mohammed Idris of the Lagos Federal High Court yesterday ordered the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) ...

September 26, 2012

$15m Ibori bribe: “Return money to Delta State, sack EFCC boss” – Edwin Clark weighs in

by Isi Esene The self-styled godfather to the president, Chief Edwin Clark has called for the removal of the chairman ...

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