The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has disclosed that Nigerian women have received credits from its interventions worth N203.31 billion as at January, 2022.

 

Governor of the Central Bank, Mr. Godwin Emefiele made this disclosure while addressing participants at a webinar hosted by the Deputy Governor in charge of the Financial System Stability (FSS) Directorate, Mrs. Aishah Ahmad, as part of activities to commemorate the 2022 International Women’s Day (IWD) at the CBN.

 

Emefiele revealed that females had benefitted hugely from the bank’s intervention programmes such as the Agribusiness Small and Medium Enterprise Investment Scheme (AGSMEIS) and the COVID-19 Targeted Credit Facility (TCF).

 

Source: Nduka Chiejina