Thursday, March 22, 2018 /01:55 PM /Senate
The Nigerian Senate has today confirmed the
nomination of Aisha Ahmad and Edward Lametek Adamu as Deputy Governors of the
Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, thanked
the committee on Banking and Finance and all other senate members for this
action. The senate last week promised the country that within a week it would
carry out this confirmation and it has been done today, said Dr. Saraki.
Dr. Saraki also congratulates the two nominees and
particularly Mr. Edward Lametek Adamu whose upliftment to a Deputy Governor
will be a great encouragement to the staff of the CBN who will see one of their
own in this position. He is of the opinion that it will boost the morale within
He congratulates the management and Mr. President,
and all those who have been involved in this entire process.