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Despite covid-19 pandemic, Nigeria banks still remain resilient, strong- CBN

The apex bank, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says banks in the country have remained stable, robust and resilient in spite of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Director, Banking Supervision of CBN, Mr Haruna Mustafa, said this at the 2021 Financial Correspondents Association of Nigeria (FICAN) workshop in Ibadan on Friday. Mustapha, represented by Mr Adekunle Adeniji, the Assistant Director, ...

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Covid-19: CBN disburses N149.21 billion to 316,869 households


The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) disbursed N149.21 billion to 316,869 households to cushion the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. The funds, which were given out in the first phase of the N150 billion Targeted Credit Facility (TCF), were disbursed through the NIRSAL Microfinance Bank after the beneficiaries met set guidelines for the intervention fund. CBN Governor Godwin Emefiele, who ...

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