Tinubu Suspends Emefiele With Immediate Effect


News Investigators/ President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has suspended the Central Bank Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, CFR, from office with immediate effect.

This is sequel to the ongoing investigation of his office and the planned reforms in the financial sector of the economy.

A statement released by the Director of Information, Willie Bassey, on behalf of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation announced Mr Emefiele’s suspension late on Friday.

“Mr Emefiele has been directed to immediately hand over the affairs of his office to the Deputy Governor (Operations Directorate), who will act as the Central Bank Governor pending the conclusion of investigation and the reforms,” it said.


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