The New CBN Governor assumes Office today.


The Newly appointed Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria CBN . Dr Olayemi Cardoso has assumed office.

A statement by the Director of Corporate Communication of the Bank, Dr ISA Abdulmumin disclosed this today Friday.

He added that Dr. Cardoso would occupy the office in acting capacity pending the confirmation of his nomination by the National Assembly.

The Director confirmed the resignation of Mr. Godwin Emefiele as CBN Governor.


Mr. Folashodun Shonubi, who has been acting as CBN Governor since the suspension of Mr. Emefiele, has also resigned, along with all the Deputy Governors of the CBN.