Godwin Emefiele received the nod to continue in office for five more years with the upper chamber confirming his reappointment as requested by President Muhammadu Buhari. Emefiele will be the first central bank governor to serve a second term since Nigeria returned to democratic rule in 1999.
Senate Confirms Emefiele, Says He Has Performed Creditably
This Day, 17 May 2019
Saying he performed creditably in his first term, the Senate Thursday confirmed the reappointment of Mr. Godwin Emefiele as governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for a second… Read more »
Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele
Group Thanks Buhari for Emefiele's Reappointment
Vanguard, 16 May 2019
The Coalition for Good Governance and Change Initiative, a civil society organisation, on Monday staged a "thank you" rally in appreciation to President Muhammadu Buhari for… Read more »
Experts Chart Course for Emefiele's Next 5 Years
Daily Trust, 17 May 2019
The experts spoke to Daily Trust in the wake of Emefiele's confirmation by the Senate as the governor of Nigeria's apex bank for another five years.Economic experts yesterday said… Read more »
Buhari Consolidating On Economy, Security Milestones - UK Group
Vanguard, 17 May 2019
A United Kingdom-based group, Arise-Nigeria, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari over his reappointment of Godwin Emefiele as Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN Governor. Read more »
Senate Confirms Emefiele for Second Term As CBN Governor
Premium Times, 16 May 2019
The Senate has confirmed Godwin Emefiele as governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria for another term. Read more »
Senate Confirms Central Bank Governor Emefiele for Another Five Years
The Senate on Thursday approved the reappointment of Godwin Emefiele as governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN for another five-year tenure. Read more »
President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Godwin Emefiele for a second term as governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria. Emefiele was first appointed in 2014 by former president ... Read more »
Nigeria's Central Bank Governor Godwin Emefiele has told the Senate that the road to full economic recovery is still tough and rough. The governor, who is seeking a second term at ... Read more »
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