National Assembly Summons Finance Minister, Central Bank Governor Over Customs’ Project Stalled Since 2017 The House of Representatives on Thursday mandated its Committee on Customs and Excise; Finance; Banking and Currency to invite Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele; Controller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service, Col. Hameed Ali (retd.
"PDP & APC Are The same, How Come PDP People Never Talk About Emefiele As Their Appointment?" - Aisha
A well known human rights activist, Aisha Yesufu has once again spoken. This time around, she spoke so as to make Nigerians to know and understand that both PDP and APC are the same. According to a tweet she made on her verified twitter handle, she made it known to Nigerians that APC is the same with, asking Nigerians to know why PDP supporters never talk about the the CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele as their appointment.
Buhari told to sack CBN Gov President Muhammadu Buhari, has been urged to sack Godwin Emefiele, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN. Deji Adeyanju, popular human rights activist, said Emefiele was destroying Nigeria’s economy. Adeyanju claimed that the CBN governor was destroying Nigeria’s economy through his bad monetary policies.
Shehu Sani Replies Emefiele, For Saying That Medical Tourism Is Straining Nigeria's Foreign Reserves
It was recently reported that the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Godwin Emefiele said that medical tourism is putting a huge strain on the country's foreign reserves. Speaking further, the CBN Governor called on private sector to invest in medical facilities to improve access to health care in the country.
A recent report from Peoples Gazette has revealed how a House of Representatives member, Bamidele Salam has urged the Central Bank governor, Godwin Emefiele to end the rapid depreciation of naira. Photo Credit: This Day Live The lawmaker decried the constant devaluation of naira to other currencies while using the Sierra Leonean economy to compare that of the Nigerian economy.
The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, has said 33 Nigerian banks have joined the eNaira platform and the apex bank has minted N500 million worth of digital currency. Ememfiele made the remarks at a ceremony at the presidential palace on Monday to launch Nigeria's Central Bank Digital Currency, stating that the site had seen a surge in users.
Almost a month after the Central Bank of Nigeria forced the Aboki FX currency trading platform to cease operations, the naira in the parallel market failed to rise, although it's stabilized, as observed on Saturday. Worse still, the naira fell 2.6% to #422 per dollar, hitting an all-time high in the official market on Thursday.
The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd. ), on Monday, dispatched the eNaira Platform The eNaira is a culmination of quite a while of research work by the Central Bank of Nigeria in advancing the limits of payment system in order to make financial transactions simpler and consistent for every stratum of society.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has demanded the immediate resignation and prosecution of the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Godwin Emefiele. The demand was made by the main opposition party on Thursday, September 23 at a press conference by its spokesman, Kola Ologbodiyan, and monitored by online news media.
Popular Nigerian media personality Ifedayo Olarinde popularly known as Daddy Freeze, has reacted to the fracas currently going on between the Federal Government through Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and one Olusegun Oniwinde the owner and founder of Aboki FX platform, a website that provides daily exchange rates information to millions of Nigerians both at home and in diaspora, a development that the apex bank described as illegal and criminal.
Buhari unveils e-Naira Photo Credit: Daily Post President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday unveiled the e-Naira. Buhari launched the country’s digital currency at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The event had in attendance the Vice President, Yemi Osibanjo; Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Godwin Emefiele; Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami; among others.
The official website of the upcoming Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) digital currency, the eNaira, has gone live, exactly one week to the planned launch of the initiative. The website has already recorded over a million hits barely 24 hours after going live.
The main opposition party in Nigeria, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has on Thursday, September 23,2021, requested the immediate resignation and prosecution of Godwin Emefiele, the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria,CBN, over the allegations by the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, that Emefiele oversaw massive looting of funds in CBN.
The ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) has described the call by its great opposition party, the People Democratic Party (PDP), on the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele to resign from office as "delusional." Photo credit: The Punch
The people's democratic party PDP has asked Godwin Emefiele who is the Governor of the central bank of Nigeria to resign over an allege mismanagement of Nigeria's currency. This demand was made by Kola Ologbondiyan who is the National Publicity secretary of the people's democratic party during a media briefing in Abuja.
As the Naira further depreciated to N580/$1, the opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has again accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of corruption over its decision to retain Godwin Emefiele as the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria. The National Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan on Sunday released this statement in Abuja and was titled; "PDP to APC: You Have Admitted to Wrecking the Naira".
Image credit: vanguardngr.com According to the Punch, the federal government has vowed to shut down the operations of the Aboki FX, a website that is providing daily currency exchange updates, which has now been described as an illegal and criminal platform by Nigeria Apex bank. According to the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr Godwin Emefiele, while answering questions after the monetary policy committee's two-day meeting in Abuja, the bank is also planning to prosecute the owner of the online platform, Olusegun Oniwinde.
The new digital currency eNaira was developed by Fintech company, which is also behind the creation of CBDC in a few Caribbean countries. ENaira guarantees secure, faster and more convenient transactions. The new currency has officially been launched by President Muhammad Buhari at a press conference Today as an earlier date to unveil the digital currency was shelved.
The financial institution of Nigeria (CBN) has declared Oniwinde Adedotun, founding father of AbokiFX, wanted. AbokiFX may be a website that publishes the parallel market rate of exchange of the naira against other currencies. While responding to questions at the top of the 280th Monetary policy meeting (MPC) meeting of the apex bank in Abuja on Friday, Godwin Emefiele, CBN governor, mentioned Adedotun as an illegal FX dealer.
Prior to the launching of the Nigeria's first digital currency, eNaira, the CBN has launched the official website for the operations of the digital currency. After the launch of the official website: www.enaira.com, on Monday, there was a recorded hits of over one million.