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Recruitment: Police release names of successful candidates

This is despite a Federal High Court in Abuja urging that all parties stay action over the recruitment exercise until the matter brought against the Police by the Police Service Commission over the recruitment is determined.

Central bank deducts N500 billion from Zenith, GTB, Citibank, UBA, 8 others

The Central Bank of Nigeria has deducted N500 billion from the accounts of 12 banks for failing to meet the target to provide credit to their customers.

Bankers committee endorses central bank’s cashless policy, loan-to-deposit ratio

The Bankers Committee has thrown its weight behind the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)’s cashless and Loan to Deposit Ratio (LDR) policies introduced by the apex bank.

Central bank pegs remunerable bank deposits at N2 billion

The Central Bank of Nigeria has pegged bank deposit placement through its Standing Deposit Facility (SDF) at N2billion, saying that any amount in excess of that will not attract interest payment.

Central bank intensifies pressure on banks to lend to the economy

In a bid to further stimulate lending to the economy, the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, yesterday, said bank deposit placement through its Standing Deposit Facility, SDF, in excess of N2 billion will not attract interest payment.

CBN: Nigeria attracted $6 billion FDI in three months

The Central Bank of Nigeria has said the country attracted $6 billion foreign investments in the first three months of the year.

Governor Tambuwal, Dahiru’s meeting excites APC loyalists in Sokoto

Some loyalists of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Sokoto State on Sunday expressed appreciation over peaceful moves initiated among party supporters as former Sen. Umaru Dahiru joined Gov. Aminu Tambuwal at a function.

Central bank to punish banks for forex infractions

This is even as the apex bank sustained its intervention in the various sectors of the inter-bank foreign exchange market with the injection of $545m.

Central bank to sanction erring banks over retail forex

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Monday threatened to sanction any Deposit Money Bank (DMB) which fails to comply with its directive to open teller points for retail forex transactions.

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