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CONGRATULATIONS! Soludo Bounces Back , Joins Buhari's Economic Team


Former Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Chukwuma Soludo, returned to national service, following his appointment by President Muhammadu Buhari as part of his new Economic Advisory Council (EAC).

Appointed alongside the former CBN boss in the committee led by Professor Doyin Salami, included astute finance egghead, Bismarck Rewane, according to a statement by the President’s spokesman, Femi Adesina.

 The committee, in Dr. Mohammed Adaya Salisu, a Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the President on development policy will serve as secretary, also has as members, Dr. Mohammed Sagagi, Vice-Chairman, Prof. Ode Ojowu, Dr. Shehu Yahaya and Dr. Iyabo Masha.

 The advisory council will replace the Economic Management Team (EMT) and will report directly to the President.

According to Adesina, the Economic Advisory Council (EAC) will advise the President on economic policy matters, including fiscal analysis, economic growth and a range of internal and global economic issues working with the relevant cabinet members and heads of monetary and fiscal agencies.

The EAC will have monthly technical sessions as well as scheduled quarterly meetings with the President. The Chairman may, however, request for unscheduled meetings if the need arises.



Source Whirlwindnews.com

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