October 06, 2017 08.04AM / State House / Femi Adeshina
President Muhammadu Buhari
has presented Mrs. Aishah Ahmad to the Senate for confirmation as Deputy
Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). She is to replace a former
Deputy Governor, who retired early this year.
In accordance with the
provisions of Section 8(1) (2) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (Establishment)
Act 2007, President Buhari urged the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, to
consider the expeditious confirmation of Mrs Ahmad, who would then resume work
In the same vein, the
President has written the Senate, seeking the confirmation of appointment of
members of the Monetary Policy Committee of the CBN. They are to replace four
members, whose tenure expires at the end of this year.
The nominees are: Professor
Adeola Festus Adenikinju; Dr Aliyu Rafindadi Sanusi; Dr Robert Chikwendu Asogwa
and Dr Asheikh A. Maidugu.
After Senate clearance, the
new members of the Monetary Policy Committee are to resume duties next January.
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Bank Plc Appoints Mr. Abdulfattah Olanrewaju Amoo as Executive Director
(Operations & Finance)
Appoints Mrs. Victoria Osondu Adefala as an Independent Non-Executive Director