Central Bank of Nigeria

Plot 33 Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Way
Cadastral Zone
Central Business District
Private Mail Bag 0187, Garki
Abuja
Nigeria

Telephone +234 9 4623 9701/2
Fax +234 9 4623 6012
Email [email protected]
Website www.cbn.gov.ng
Office Hours 0800-1600

Brief History

Established under the Central Bank Act in March 1959, it opened on 1 July 1959. It issues legal tender, maintains external reserves and promotes monetary stability. It also acts as banker and financial adviser to the Federal Government of Nigeria, whic