October 11, 2016 / 11:46 AM / 10 months ago

Protesters in Abuja call for Nigerian central bank governor to quit

ABUJA, Oct 11 (Reuters) - About 100 Nigerian youths marched to the central bank's headquarters in the capital Abuja on Tuesday to demand the resignation of central bank governor Godwin Emefiele, a Reuters witness said.

The protesters' accuse the central bank of failing to drag Africa's biggest economy out of recession.

No other details were immediately available. (Reporting by Felix Onuah; Writing by Ulf Laessing; Editing by Louise Ireland)

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