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JUST IN: Jim Obazee concludes CBN probe, submits report to Tinubu
By: Abara Blessing Oluchi
Fri, 5 Apr 2024   ||   Nigeria,

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has officially closed Jim Obazee’s investigation into operations of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN.

The president had appointed Obazee as a special investigator to probe the CBN and other related entities.

His appointment was contained in a letter dated July 28, 2023.

Tinubu, on Friday, expressed gratitude to Obazee, who is also a former Chief Executive Officer of the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria, FRC, for serving as the Special Investigator of the CBN and other associated institutions after his appointment on July 28, 2023.

The President appreciated Obazee’s commitment and expertise in managing the intricacies of this vital national task.

After completing the assignment and submitting a final detailed report, and wrapping up all equipment used within the project that ended on March 31, 2024, the investigation is officially closed.

All relevant law enforcement and regulatory agencies are currently pursuing further action.


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