The Central Financial institution of Nigeria (CBN) has reiterated the resilience, security and soundness of Nigerian Deposit Cash Banks and different monetary establishments underneath its supervision.
This was contained in a press release launched on Saturday by the Appearing Director, Company Communications Division, Osita Nwanisobi, in Abuja forward of the Financial Coverage Committee assembly on Monday and Tuesday.
He acknowledged that the Nigerian banking system had proved to be very sturdy regardless of the worldwide challenges posed by the coronavirus pandemic, in response to sure false and unfounded tales circulating within the social media attacking the soundness and security of some Nigerian banks.
He additionally defined that routine financial institution examination and stress check for monetary establishments working within the nation indicated that no Deposit Cash Financial institution licensed by the CBN was at the moment underneath any type of monetary misery.
He additional acknowledged that the banks had satisfactory capital to soak up sudden losses that will come up.
Nwanisobi stated the CBN continued to watch the actions of banks to be able to be sure that no particular person or establishment breached the laid down tips.
He suggested the banking public to ignore any report alleging insolvency within the Nigerian banking sector.
Nwanisobi reiterated the will of the financial institution to prioritise monetary inclusion as a measured method to extend the variety of adults included in monetary companies offered by banks in Nigeria.