CBN’s Revised Financial Inclusion Strategy Will Improve Lives – Queen Maxima


Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands and United Nations secretary-general’s special advocate for inclusive finance for development has said managing economic shocks remains difficult due to large scale financial illiteracy in Nigeria, a challenge she said the revised financial inclusion strategy has the potential to address.

She made the remarks at the ongoing International Financial Inclusion conference tagged “Financial Inclusion for all: Scaling Innovative Digital Models,” in Abuja, yesterday.

President Muhammadu Buhari launched the Financial Inclusion Strategy 3.0 yesterday, optimistic that the third edition of the strategy would help to achieve the financial inclusion rate target of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).

The National Financial Inclusion Strategy (NFIS 3.0) spearheads the country’s drive towards achieving the Revised Financial Inclusion target of 95 per cent by 2024.

The strategy is focused on: Increasing adoption and usage of financial services in…

Source: Leadership Newspaper