Special Adviser to the President, Ajuri Ngelalei, announced in a statement that President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has appointed Olayemi Cardoso as the new CBN Governor.
Ngelalei stated that Tinubu appointed four people as vice presidents.
Tinubu had dismissed CBN Governor Emefiele on June 9, citing corruption. Emefiele was caught by security forces while trying to escape abroad on June 10.
The trial in which Godwin Emefiele is accused of corruption continues.