The Governor of Anambra State, Professor Charles Soludo today confirmed that the Central Bank of Nigeria has asked commercial banks to dispense and accept old naira notes as deposits.
It was gathered that Soludo, a former CBN governor, made this known in a statement he posted on his social media handles.
He explained that the Governor of CBN, Godwin Emefiele gave the directive at a Banker’s Committee meeting on Sunday.
He added that Emefiele personally confirmed the directive to him.
According to him, residents should report banks refusing to accept the old notes.