Mailafia’s contributions’ll remain indelible ― SGF




The contributions of  late Dr. Obadiah Mailafia to nation-building will remain indelible.

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Mr. Boss Mustapha said this at the burial of Dr. Mailafia, a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria  (CBN), in Abuja,  yesterday. 

 “He (Mailafia) will be fondly remembered for his indelible contributions to nation-building especially, the principal role he played in the banking consolidation exercise of the 2005-2006 as the then CBN deputy governor that led to the reform of the banking sector.

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“He can be very fierce in his commentary but his love for Nigeria cannot be questioned,” he said.

Several political figures and representatives of socio-cultural groups spoke glowingly  of Dr. Mailafia’s courage to speak truth to power.

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, said,  “As a courageous man who always spoke truth to power, he defended the rights of…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper