A day after taking office as Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Mr. Godwin Emefiele on Wednesday met behind closed-doors at the
Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The meeting which lasted about an hour was the first the President had
with Emefiele since becoming the CBN governor.
Emefiele who is expected to hold a world press conference on Thursday to unveil his agenda for the apex bank, was said to have used the opportunity of the meeting to brief Jonathan of his administration’s plan for the bank.
The President was also said to have also advised the CBN governor on the
need to maintain the bank’s integrity in order to sustain economic growth
in line with his administration’s transformation agenda.