CBN holds MPC meeting March 20, 21

Oluwanifemi Ojo
Oluwanifemi Ojo
Central Bank of Nigeria

The Central Bank of Nigeria has on Tuesday announced the date for its 290th Monetary Policy Committee meeting.

According to the announcement, it is a two-day meeting and it will be held on March 20 and 21, 2023 in Abuja.

This was revealed in a post on the CBN’s verified Twitter account accessed by AmBusiness on Tuesday.

The Monetary Policy Committee is the highest policy making committee of the Bank and it aims at reviewing economic and financial conditions in the economy. It also provides economic stability.

According to The Punch, members include Godwin Emefiele, Governor, CBN, (Chairman); Aisha Ahmad, Deputy Governor, Financial System Stability, CBN, (Member): Edward Adamu, Deputy Governor, Corporate Services, CBN, (Member); Folashodun Shonubi, Deputy Governor, Operations, CBN, (Member); Kingsley Obiora, Deputy Governor, Economic Policy, CBN, (Member); Festus A. Adenikinju, Department of Economics, University of Ibadan, (Member); Aliyu Sanusi, Department of Economics Ahmadu Bello University, (Member); Robert C. Asogwa, African Development Bank, Abuja, Member.

Others are Mike Obadan, Department of Economics and Statistics, University of Benin, (Member); Mohammed Salisu, Senior Special Assistant to The President, Development Policy, (Member) Momodu Omamegbe, Security & Exchange Commission, (Member) Aliyu Ahmed, Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Finance, (Member).

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