Emefiele has prepared ground for Tinubu govt’s economic stability -CSO

By Benjamin Arida://

Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has prepared ground for the economic stability of the new administration of President Bola Tinubu in the country, the Economic Assessment Unit of the Civil Society Central Coordinating Council, CSCCC, has said.

The group stated this in a statement to congratulate Emefiele on his Commander of the Order of the Federal Republic, CFR national honour conferred on him by the outgoing President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday.

In the congratulatory statement signed by the Head of the Unit, Ihuoma Adaelu, CSCCC described the CBN governor as a pragmatic and transformational leader, who has fearlessly encouraged innovations for economic development.

According to the group, Emefiele has created change that will shape the future of Nigeria’s economy and as well prepared ground for President-elect, Bola Tinubu government’s economic stability.

It said: “This national honour of Commander of the Order of the Federal Republic well deserves, because Emefiele’s vision and mission over the years are in tandem with those of the apex bank. He has been focused, fearless even in the face of unwarranted and scathing criticisms. He never shied away from his duties nor allowed emotions to cloud his judgment.

“Under his leadership, The CBN has become one of the most efficient and effective world’s central banks in promoting and sustaining economic development. 

“CBN has been on the spot since the recent policy on the redesign of the naira, but Emefiele has remained focused in the face of unwarranted criticisms, even by those who do not have a proper understanding of the modern concept of central banking. 

“We commend the outgoing President Muhammadu Buhari for deeming Emefiele worthy of this award, it’s an honour well deserved.”


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