NSE ends week on bearish note
09 November 2019 | 1:25 pm
Trading activities at Nigeria’s equities market wraps this week on a bearish note led by losses in the banking index. For a review of this week’s trading session on the local bourse, Andrew Tsaku, Trader at Kapital Care Trust joins CNBC Africa for more.
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