Female Signature Goes On the Naira For The First Time Ever


For the first time in Nigeria’s 59-year history, thee signature of a woman, Priscilla Ekwueme Eleje has gone on the Naira note.
Eleje, who has been the acting director of currency and operations at the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has been confirmed, substantive director of the apex bank.

The Cable reports that the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele has been working to ensure more women come to the table at the bank.

Report states that Eleje was confirmed on August 30, 2018 and currencies printed afterwards would carry her signature.
Eleje is the first female director of currency in the history of the bank.