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African Banks Healthy And Liquid

The total consolidated assets in the African Business Top 100 bank listing reached $1.1 trillion, up by whopping 105% on 2005, while aggregate Tier-1 capital surged 156% to $90.7bn.

Nigeria’s Banking Reforms: End In Sight?

In August, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) governor,   Lamido Sanusi, again moving with the speed and agility that has characterised his tenure during one of the most difficult periods in Nigeria’s banking history, revoked the licences of three banks – Afribank, BankPHB and Spring Bank.