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The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) on Tuesday called on the Federal Government to diversify the economy and review its policy to stir the country away from import dependence and increase non-oil revenue.

A past president of the institute and keynote speaker, Mr Laoye Jaiyeola, made the call at an advocacy dialogue webinar organised by the Centre for Financial Studies (CFS) of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) in Lagos.

The CIBN Advocacy Dialogue was centred around the theme COVID-19: “Tough Choices for Banking and other Businesses.”

Other speakers at the event were Mr. Demola Sogunle, Managing Director/CEO, Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc; Mr. Olawale Timothy,…

Source: Nigerian Tribune