President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Aishah Ahmad as the Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, subject to senate confirmation.
This was announced in a statement by the Special Adviser to the president on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina.
Mrs Ahmad is expected to resume immediately her appointment is confirmed by the senate, replacing a deputy CBN governor who retired earlier this year.
The president who has forwarded her name to the senate calling for a speedy confirmation process.