Charles Chukwuma Soludo

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Charles Chukwuma Soludo, CFR (born 28 July 1960) is a Nigerian professor of economics and a former governor of Central Bank of Nigeria.[1][2]

Charles Chukwuma Soludo
Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria
In office
29 May 2004 – 29 May 2009
PresidentOlusegun Obasanjo
Umaru Yar'Adua
Preceded byJoseph Oladele Sanusi
Succeeded bySanusi Lamido Sanusi
Personal details
Born28 July 1960 (1960-07-28) (age 63)
Aguata LGA, Anambra State
OccupationEconomics professor

On November 9, 2021, Soludo, representing the All Progressives Grande Alliance, was declared the winner of the election for governor of Anambra state in 2021, defeating his closest rivals from the PDP and the APC, Valentine Ozigbo and Emmanuel Nnamdi Uba, respectively.

Education[change | change source]

Soludo graduated with a First Class Honours degree in 1984, an MSc Economics in 1987, and a PhD in 1989, winning prizes for the best student at all three levels. He holds three degrees and then professorship at the University of Nigeria in Nsukka, Enugu State.

References[change | change source]

  1. "CBN Governors: Their Career and Schools they Attended". Career Tips, Job Search Advice, Workplace Issues | Ngcareers Blog. 25 June 2014. Archived from the original on 27 April 2021. Retrieved 27 April 2021.
  2. "Central Bank of Nigeria | Home". Retrieved 27 April 2021.