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CBN Reveals Plans To Fund Research On Nigeria’s Coronavirus Vaccine

The Central Bank of Nigeria has revealed that the apex bank will be funding a research for a Nigerian Coronavirus vaccine. The CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele disclosed this at the unveiling of THISDAY Dome testing, tracing, and treatment centre on Tuesday in Abuja. He said they are currently designing a framework which includes grants and long term facilities for “researchers,…

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UBA Assures Huge Returns On Investment As Shareholders Applaud Bank’s Support In Fight Against COVID-19

Leading African financial institution, United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) held its Annual General Meeting virtually by proxy on Wednesday, April 29, 2020 – a first in UBA’s seventy-one year history. The meeting, which had in attendance shareholders, management and staff members, together with representatives of relevant regulatory bodies, was held using an Online Meetings…

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N15million Cash Ransom Paid to Kidnappers of CBN Governor’s Wife, Margaret Emefiele, Police Parade 9 Suspects

Mrs Margaret Emefiele The Nigeria Police Force, NPF, on Monday paraded the suspected kidnappers of Margaret Emefiele, the wife of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, governor Godwin Emefiele, unveiling as well the N15million naira cash ransom the kidnappers were paid for Margaret’s release. Mrs. Emefiele was abducted by heavily armed gunmen late Thursday, September 29, 2016…

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CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele Is The New President Of African Central Banks

 Godwin Emefiele with the out-going president, Lucas Nchama  The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has been elected as the President of the Association of African Central Banks (AACB). Emefiele, who was elected at the 39th Ordinary meeting of the Assembly of Governors of the AACB, will be president of the association for…

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