Tuesday, April 13, 2021

CBN Governor, Emefiele emphasises need for a solid digital economy to drive Nigeria’s growth



The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele says Nigeria needs to build a solid digital economy to drive growth.

He said as the biggest economy in Africa with one of the largest youth populations in the world, Nigeria is well-positioned to develop a strong digital economy.

Emefiele said as the pace of technological adoption increases, Nigeria must find ways to leverage digital channels in improving access to finance and access to credit for all citizens.