Central Bank, Nigeria, Economic development, Development finance.


This study highlighted the functions of Central Bank under development finance and economic development, and it also went further to state the mandate of the development finance Department which is the development and implementation of policies, programmes and schemes aimed at the effective, efficient and sustainable delivery of financial services to the real sector of the Nigerian economy. The objective of the mandate are to increase the flow of financial resources to the real sector, create wealth and jobs, reduce poverty and so on.

Author Bio

The author is the Director, Development finance Department, Central Bank of Nigeria.

Publication Title

CBN Bullion






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