CBN may lose 2,000 staff

The Central Bank of Nigeria may lose up to 2,000 staff as part of a restructuring of the bank, press reports said this week. The majority of the affected employees work in four departments which are to be phased out as part of the plans, Vanguard said.

On Monday, Vanguard said, the CBN announced a statement signed by the Deputy Director Corporate Affairs, Mr Tony Ede, that the restructuring and repositioning would entail cutting its 6000 workforce.

The report said the new 17 departmental struct