According to Osita Nwanisobi, the central bank of Nigeria (CBN), has approved the appointment of Ahmad Abdullahi, as the Non- executive director and chiarman of first bank holdings.
Osita Nwanisobi, CBN director of corporate communications, disclosed this in a statement on Friday.
Mr Abdullahi, worked as the board member of the Asset Management Company of Nigeria, African Finance Corporation, FMDQ Group, Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation and African Finance Corporation before his appointment as the new chiarman of First Bank Holdings Plc.
Central Bank was notified of the resignation of Remi Babalola as chiarman of the first bank holdings.
Remi Babalola resigned because of the contest by some significant share holders for control of first bank holdings Plc.
The Central Bank Of Nigeria has thanked Mr Babalola for the development and achievements recorded by the company during his tenure as the chiarman.