September 22, (THEWILL) – The new Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Dr. Olayemi Cardoso, assumed office today alongside his Deputies in acting capacity, pending their approval by the Senate.
THEWILL reports that the oath of office was administered to them at the bank’s headquarters in Abuja.
“Dr. Olayemi Michael Cardoso, recently nominated by President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has on Friday, September 22, 2023, formally assumed duty in an acting capacity as the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), pending his confirmation by the Senate.
This development followed Thursday’s resignation of Mr. Folashodun Shonubi, Mrs. Aishah Ahmad, Mr. Edward Lametek Adamu, and Dr. Kingsley Obiora as Deputy Governors of the CBN.
The statement reads: “Dr. Olayemi Michael Cardoso Assumes Duty As Acting CBN Governor
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