Vanguard: Youth leaders Commend Emefiele Over Buhari’s Vote of Confidence in Him

Godwin Emefiele - Vanguard Award

As reported by Vanguard, a group of ethnic youth leaders in the country commended the Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele, over the vote of confidence passed on him by President Muhammadu Buhari. President Buhari had in an interview with Bloomberg defended the policies being implemented by the Emefiele-led CBN, saying rather than follow textbook solutions […]

Godwin Emefiele: CBN will Achieve 85% Financial Inclusion Soon

Godwin Emefiele - Vanguard

As reported by ‘Vanguard’, Godwin Emefiele, the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, has recently expressed optimism that the apex bank would soon achieve the 85 percent financial inclusion rate target in Nigeria. According to him, the nation’s current rate is slightly below 70 percent. The statement was made by Emefiele at the headquarters […]

Vanguard: CBN’s Interventions in Agriculture Saved Nigerian Economy

Godwin Emefiele - Vanguard

Godwin Emefiele, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has stated that the institution’s interventions in the agricultural sector saved the Nigerian economy and gave a boost to productivity in the last six years. Emefiele expressed delight that the bank has assumed an important and pivotal role since 2015 upon the pronouncement by President […]

Vanguard: CBN Saved the Economy from COVID-19 Crisis

Godwin Emefiele - Vanguard

In a recent article, published on, it was described how the actions taken by the Central Bank of Nigeria, led by Godwin Emefiele, helped save the Nigerian economy from the COVID-19 crisis.  The article talks about the response to the COVID-19 crisis. CBN introduced and implemented a suite of measures aimed at reducing the […]