Economic and Financial Review


Central Bank of Nigeria


Leadership, Corporate Governance, Bank Regulation


Given likely challenges to obtaining legislative approvals on acceptable behaviour as foundational to good corporate governance practices, this paper recognizes the attendant challenges for bank regulators and recommends measures that Nigerian bank regulators can explore in enhancing their effectiveness in advocating for and where necessary, enforcing good corporate governance practices, based on universally defined pillars and elements of corporate governance.

Author Bio

Dr. (Mrs.) Lucy Newman is the Managing Director/CEO of Financial Institutions Training Centre (FITC).

Publication Title

CBN Economic and Financial Review





Recommended Citation

Newman, Lucy S. (2012). Leadership and Corporate Governance: Challenges for Bank Regulators. CBN Economic and Financial Review. 50(4), 193-216.



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