Tag: Prof. Charles Soludo

Buhari’s Style Is Worsening Fragile Economy, Says Charles Soludo

The President Muhammadu Buhari administration’s style of governance is worsening the fragile economy of the country, former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Prof. Charles Soludo, declared yesterday. Although Soludo acknowledged that the All Progressives Congress (APC) administration inherited a bad situation, he said that the administration had[Read More…]

Prof. Charles Soludo Says Selling National Assets Will Be A Historic Mistake – Soludo

The federal government will be repeating mistakes of the past should it sell some of the nation’s assets as has been proposed in some quarters, Chukwuma Soludo, former governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has said. Asset sale has recently emerged as one of the strategies for Nigeria’s quick[Read More…]

EFCC Clears Soludo From Polymer Notes’ Bribe Scandal

By Chris Nomjov Former Central Bank governor and proven economist, Prof. Charles Chukwuma Soludo has been acquainted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday, after finding no wrong dealings on his part,  regarding investigations into allegations of bribery involving Securency Pty Ltd of Australia and officials of[Read More…]

“For Somebody To Say N30 Trillion Is Missing, Is Baffling” – Ribadu Defends Okonjo-Iweala

Former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission, EFCC, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, has pooh-poohed allegations by the former Central Bank governor, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo that N30 trillion was stolen under the watch of the coordinating Minister of the economy Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala. Ribadu spoke yesterday, in an interview with[Read More…]

“Another N8.6 Trillion ‘Stolen’ Under Your Watch” – Soludo Bares Another Okonjo-Iweala Loose Purse

Former CBN governor and ‘crusader’ for a better Nigerian economy, Charles Soludo has revealed that asides, the about N30 trillion of Nigeria’s money has ‘either been stolen or unaccounted for, or grossly mismanaged over the last few years’ under Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as Finance Minister; new figures suggest more loot, must[Read More…]

“You Forged National Economic Statistics” – Soludo Replies Okonjo-Iweala

Frmer Central Bank Governor, Charles Soludo, has reacted to the criticism of his earlier, controversial article, by the Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala.In a less lengthy, of about 6000 words article, Mr. Soludo on Sunday rejected claims by Mrs. Okonjo-Iweala that he performed poorly as governor of the Central Bank.[Read More…]