Tag Archive: Central Bank of Nigeria

A bizarre directive from the CBN
by Editor

Recently, the Central Bank of Nigeria called on banks and...

Central Bank of Nigeria
CBN sees scope to hike rates before 2019 elections
by HOPE MOSES-ASHIKE

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) may raise its benchmark...

CBN to stabilise yields in H2 to prevent capital flight, inflation uptick
by DAVID IBIDAPO & EMEKA UCHEAGA

Analysts expect the Central Bank of Nigeria to stabilize declining...

CBN embraces QE, may buy CPs from corporates to push down rates
by Hope Moses-Ashike, Onyinye Nwachukwu, Endurance Okafor, Bunmi Bailey, Oluwatosin Dokunmu & Abdullateef Eniola-Giwa

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday retained the...

Godswill Akpabio says Emefiele keeps CBN integrity
by Hope Moses-Ashike

Godswill Akpabio, Minority Leader at the Nigerian Senate/former governor of...

Three petroleum industry-related bills scale Second Reading in Senate
MPC hangs in balance as Senate reaffirms it will not confirm CBN nominees
by OWEDE AGBAJILEKE, Abuja

It appears the meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC)...

CBN spends $15.9bn on forex market interventions
by HOPE MOSES-ASHIKE

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has spent $15.9 billion in...

MPC holds rates at 14% for sixth successive time
Emefiele says no cause for concern over cancelled MPC meeting
by HOPE MOSES-ASHIKE LAGOS, TONY AILEMEN & OWEDE AGBAJILEKE, ABUJA

The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has...

NDE to empower 1,800 youths on active small scale entrepreneurship
NDE to empower 1,800 youths on active small scale entrepreneurship
by NAN

The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) says it will empower...

Trading defies month end pressure on NSE, index up by 0.73%
by NAN

Transactions on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE)  resumed on Tuesday...

Growth in bank lending to FG at 16-year high 
by  LOLADE AKINMURELE

Nigerian banks are growing their loan books to government, mainly...

CBN vows more dollar supply to help end recession
by PATRICK ATUANYA, HOPE-MOSES ASHIKE, Lagos ONYINYE NWACHUKWU Abuja  

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday pledged to sustain...