Central Bank of Nigeria

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Central Bank of Nigeria

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is the Central bank and apex monetary authority of Nigeria established by the CBN Act of 1958 and commenced operations on July 1, 1959.
Central Bank of Nigeria Design
Central Bank of Nigeria Design


Central Bank of Nigeria


Headquarters Abuja, FCT, Nigeria
Established 1958
Governor Godwin Emefiele
Central bank of Nigeria
Currency Nigerian naira
NGN 566 (ISO 4217)
Website www.cbn.gov.ng

History of the CBN

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Central Bank of Nigeria
Central Bank of Nigeria


Governors of the Central Bank of Nigeria since independence to Present


Governor Previous
Position
Term Start Term End
Roy
Pentelow
Fenton
24 July
1958
24 July
1963
Aliyu
Mai-Bornu
Deputy
Governor,
CBN
25 July
1963
22 June
1967
Clement
Nyong
Isong
Advisor
International
Monetary
Fund
15 August
1967
22
September
1975
Adamu
Ciroma
24
September
1975
28 June
1977
Ola Vincent Deputy
Governor,
CBN
28 June
1977
28 June
1982
Abdulkadir
Ahmed
Deputy
Governor,
CBN
28 June
1982
30 September
1993
Paul Agbai
Ogwuma
CEO, Union
Bank
of Nigeria
1 October
1993
29 May
1999
Joseph Oladele Sanusi CEO, First
Bank
of Nigeria
29 May
1999
29 May
2004
Charles
Chukwuma
Soludo
Chief Executive,
National
Planning
Commission
29 May
2004
29 May
2009
Sanusi
Lamido
Aminu
Sanusi
CEO, First
Bank
of Nigeria
3 June
2009
20 February
2014
Sarah
Alade
Deputy Governor,
Central Bank
of Nigeria
20 February
2014
3 June
2014
Godwin
Emefiele
Chief Executive
Officer,
Zenith Bank
3 June
2014
to date

Central Bank of Nigeria HeadQuarters
Central Bank of Nigeria HeadQuarters