The Institute

The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) is the umbrella professional body for bankers in Nigeria.

Membership of Governing Council of the Institute

  1. There is established for the Institute a Governing Council (in this Act referred to as ‘’the Council’’) which shall be charged with the responsibility for the administration and general management of the Institute.

  2. The Council shall consist of the following members:

    1. A Chairman who shall be the President of the Institute

    2. Two Vice-Chairmen

    3. A National Treasurer

    4. The Governor of the Central Bank or his representative;

    5. The Managing Director of the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation or his representative

    6. Six Managing Directors/Chief Executive of Banks to be appointed by the Council

    7. Six persons elected by the Institute

    8. Two past Presidents of the Institute

    9. A representative each of the following federal ministries

      1. Finance
      2. Education
      3. Mortgage/Micro Finance Banking Institutions (alternates)

    10. A representative each of the National Universities Commission (NUC) and the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE)

    11. a representative of branches in each zone of the Institute and such other zones as may be created by the Council from time to time; and

    12. The Registrar/Chief Executive who shall serve as the secretary

Governing Council Members: 2022 – 2024
1 Ken Opara.Ph.D, FCIB President/CC
2 Prof. Pius Oladeji Olanrewaju, Ph.D., FCIB 1st Vice President
3 Mr. Dele Alabi, FCIB 2nd Vice President
4 Mrs. Mojisola Bakare-Asieru, HCIB, ACIB, FCIB, FCIB National Treasurer
5 Uche M. Olowu, Ph.D, FCIB Past President
6 Dr. Bayo Olugbemi, FCIB Past President
7 Mrs. Rafiat Oluwatoyin Onitiri, ACIB Other Elected Member
8 Mr. Olayinka Odutola, FCIB Other Elected Member
9 Dr. Godwin Adolor, FCIB Other Elected Member
10 Ms. Mary Aina, ACIB Other Elected Member
11 Dr, Segun Anthony Oshadare, FCIB Other Elected Member
12 Dr. Victor Ndubuisi Agunwah, FCIB Other Elected Member
13 Prof. Uchenna Uwaleke, ACIB Chairman, FCT Branch
14 Mr. Peter Ashade, FCIB Chairman, Lagos State Branch
15 Mrs. Funke Ladimeji, HCIB Chairperson, Association of Professional Women Bankers (APWB)
16 Mr. Rogers A Nwoke. HCIB Imo State Branch
17 Mr. Charles Ojakovo, HCIB Delta State Branch
18 Alhaji Kabir Mohammed Baba Bauchi State Branch
19 Mr. Mayowa Adeyemo, ACIB Ondo State Branch
20 Alhaji Aliyu Wada-Nas,ACIB Kano State Branch
21 Mr. A.S Mohammed Niger State Branch
22 Mrs. Olabisi O. Okuyemi, FCIB United States of America Branch
23 Dr. Adesola Kazeem Adeduntan, FCIB Chief Executive Officer/ MD, First Bank of Nigeria Ltd
24 Mr. Ebenezer Onyeagwu, FCIB Group Managing Director/CEO, Zenith Bank Plc
25 Mr. Hamid Joda, HCIB Managing Director/CE, TAJ Bank
26 Mr. Elias Igbinakenzua, FCIB Managing Director/CE, Globus Bank
27 Mrs. Bukola Smith, HCIB Managing Director/CE, FSDH Merchant Bank
28 Mr. Nath Ude, FCIB Managing Director/CE, Nova Merchant Bank Ltd
29 Mr. Godwin Emefiele, FCIB Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria
30 Mr. Hassan Bello Managing Director/Chief Executive, Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation
31 Prof Abubakar Adamu Rasheed Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission
32 Mrs. Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed Minister of Finance, Federal Ministry of Finance
33 Mallam Adamu Adamu Ministry of Education, Federal Ministry of Education
34 Prof. Idris Bugaje Executive Secretary, National Board for Technical Education
35 Mr. Ebilate Mac-Yoroki President, Mortgage Bankers Association of Nigeria
36 Yusuf Ahmed Gyallesu, MCIB President, National Association of Microfinance Banks (NAMB)
37 Barr. (Mrs.) Toyin Ojo, FCIB Co-opted Member
38 Dr. Nosike Agokei, FCIB Co-opted Member
39 Mrs Yvonne Isichei, FCIB Co-opted Member
40 Dr. Don Iheanyichukwu Ogbonna, FCIB Co-opted Member
41 Mr. Ade Bajomo Co-opted Member
42 Hajia Risikatu L. Ahmed, HCIBCo-opted Co-opted Member
43 ‘Seye Awojobi, Ph.D, FCIB Registrar/Chief Executive