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As Oyo state inaugurates South-West’s first technical university

The foil of pessimism that lay over the realization of the much talked about technical university, Ibadan, Oyo state, may have been removed on June 6, 2017, when Governor Abiola Ajimobi commissioned buildings and items donated by the Central Bank of Nigeria at the Kilometre 15, Ibadan-Lagos Expressway site of the university. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

CBN Takes Financial Literacy Campaign to Ibadan

CBN Takes Financial Literacy Campaign to Ibadan

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) thursday took its on-going nationwide sensitisation campaign on consumer protection, bank verification number (BVN) and other developments in the banking system to Ibadan. Hundreds of bank customers were tutored by officials of the central bank on the CBN’s roles on development finance, consumers protection, BVN, cashless policy, wonder banks, among others. Officials of the CBN stormed three major markets in Ibadan:Bodija International market, Agbeni and Gbagi markets, where market men and women were sensitised on the central bank’sprogrammes at growing the economy. It also involved road shows in strategic locations in the city, in...

CBN to resuscitate 82 acres staff estate in Ibadan

CBN to resuscitate 82 acres staff estate in Ibadan

By Ayoola Ponmile Work will soon commenced on the abandoned 82 acres of The Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) has made move to resuscitate the abandoned 82 acres of staff estate located in Owode, Apata area of Ibadan, Oyo State. The CBN’s Deputy-Governor (Corporate Services), Mr. Bayo Adelabu while on the on-spot assessment of the abadoned housing units, lamented the culture of waste and undue neglect that “this very massive property containing several blocks of housing units has been made to go through in a way that this place is in a state of neglect.” He said,  CBN under the...