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COMMENTS ON THE CENTRAL BANK POLICY ON MILK IMPORTATION

The commitment of the CBN to the backward integration agenda of the Federal Government is laudable. However, it is important that in seeking to achieve this objective, the sequencing and strategy must be right. The policy will do more harm than good, both to investors and the citizens. It would trigger avoidable disruptions and dislocations…

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LCCI COMMENTS ON CBN LENDING POLICY

THE NEW LENDING POLICY OF THE CBN The new lending policy for deposit money banks which prescribes a minimum Loan Deposit Ratio of 60%, effective 30th September 2019 is a move in the right direction. The focus of the policy on SMEs, Retail, Mortgage and consumer lending under the proposed lending regime is laudable. The…