Friday, February 17, 2017

Fake News And Now Fake Money Is A Problem (Apparently)

Nigeria’s Central Bank Slams Fake Currency Claims

Nigeria’s central bank has denied claims by one of its former governors that 20 percent of the currency in circulation in the West African country is fake. In a budget hearing at the country’s National Assembly on Monday, Obadiah Mailafia—a former deputy-governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)—claimed that the huge amount of fake currency…