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October 3, 2021

CBN Postpones Launch Of Digital Currency ‘E-naira’

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CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele.


The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has postponed the official launch of its digital currency, the E-naira.

According to the CBN spokesperson, Mr Osita Nwanisobi, the decision to postpone the unveiling of the E-naira, scheduled for October the 1st, was made to avoid any distractions from the country’s 61st Independence Day celebration.

Read Also: Here Are Six Things You Should Know About The E-Naira

Nevertheless, the CBN has assured Nigerians that the bank and other partners are working to ensure a seamless process for the benefit of all.
Meanwhile, no new date has been announced for the launch.

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