Browsing: Isaac Okorafor

The spokesman of the CBN, Isaac Okorafor, made the position of the apex bank known against the backdrop of the statement by the NESG, which questioned some of the measures taken by the apex bank to support the stability of the country’s financial system and help the economy to recover faster

According to CBN’s Director of Corporate Communications, Isaac Okorafor, the impostor handle has been posting messages related to the Bank’s N50 billion Targeted Credit Facility with the intent of wooing unsuspecting loan seekers and owners of small-scale businesses to enter into correspondence with the owner of the fake handle.

The Bank’s Director, Corporate Communications Department, Isaac Okorafor, made the declaration in Abuja in a chat with newsmen, disclosing that the Bank had uncovered sinister plans by some persons with selfish interests in Nigeria’s economic and socio-political space to distract the CBN and discredit the institution through deliberate misinformation, complete fabrications and outright lies.

Donations from individuals and corporate bodies in Nigeria to the Private Sector Coalition Against COVID-19 Relief Fund domiciled at the Central Bank of Nigeria have now surpassed N21 billion.

As the Federal Government, through the Federal Ministry of Health and the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control intensifies effort to check the spread of the Coronavirus Disease in the country, Central Bank of Nigeria has commenced the disinfection of its head office and 37 branches.

The Bank therefore advised importers not on the list of companies cited in the circular to cancel all established Forms ‘M’ for the importation of milk and its derivatives for which shipment has not taken place

In continuation of its intervention in the inter-bank foreign exchange market, the Central Bank of Nigeria on Friday injected the sum of $218.41 million into the retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales and CNY 18 million in the spot and short-tenored forwards segment of the inter-bank foreign exchange market.