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Godwin Emefiele

Date of Birth: 4 August 1961
Place of Birth: Lagos, Nigeria


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Buhari goes to the market

The modest impact so far of stimulus and related policy measures championed by the finance ministry Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) governor Godwin Emefiele and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo's Nigeria Economic Sustainability Plan (NESP) is accompanied by fears over fast-rising public debt and fiscal deficits...


Building back bigger

 Central Bank governor Godwin Emefiele says a N5 trillion ($39...

Godwin Emefiele governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria and former managing director of Zenith Bank: Under President Buhari and Emefiele the central bank has become an activist player in the economy as well as a tougher regulator (AC Vol 60 No 13 The rise of Godwin Emefiele)...


The shake-up that didn’t happen

The NEC's Ad-Hoc Committee on Covid-19 was chaired by Osinbajo and included the most powerful financial officials in the country: Minister of Finance Zainab Ahmed budget minister Clement Agba deputy oil minister Timipre Sylva NNPC managing director Mele Kyari and Central Bank of Nigeria Governor Godwin Emefiele...


Into the land of empty

In April Central Bank Governor Godwin Emefiele ended the multiple exchange rate policy notorious for creating rents and roadblocks...


Kudos to the health-workers

The heat has gone out of arguments over devaluation after central bank governor Godwin Emefiele allowed a phased depreciation of the currency (AC Vol 60 No 13)...


King for a year

Under Godwin Emefiele's governorship the central bank will use more foreign reserves to shore up the naira against the dollar...


Hard economics meets political pageantry

Central Bank governor Godwin Emefiele the man who runs the economy told bankers in Lagos on 29 November that the government's nationalist policies were just getting going (AC Vol 60 No 13 The rise of Godwin Emefiele)...

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Command economics on trial

Central Bank Governor Godwin Emefiele: this mild-mannered former chief executive of Zenith Bank has become the country's top official on economic policy...


The taxman cometh

The alternative – increased borrowing – appears more likely especially after lawmakers approved plans to increase the government's borrowing limit next year (AC Vol 60 No 13 The rise of Godwin Emefiele)...


Executive exerts its privilege

More recent additions are Godwin Emefiele the central bank governor given a second term by Buhari before any of the ministers were named...

A holdover from the Goodluck Jonathan era Emefiele has become the main cheerleader for Buhari-nomics: defending the naira and multiple exchange rates using reserves if necessary keeping the IMF at a distance cajoling banks to lend to productive farms and factories and banning the use of foreign exchange at the lower official rates for imports of food grown in Nigeria (AC Vol 60 No 13 The rise of Godwin Emefiele)...

In London to test the market for another Eurobond issue central bank governor Godwin Emefiele was told the P&ID claim could render another bond unviable...


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