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3 Apr 2017
The Central Bank of Nigeria says it will announce a new rate for retail exchange bureaus today and start bi-weekly currency dollar sales to the BDCs this week.
27 Mar 2017
The Central Bank of Nigeria says it will sell dollars to private individuals at 360 naira per dollar, as the naira continues to appreciate on the parallel market.
21 Mar 2017
Nigeria's currency, the naira continues to strengthen in the parallel market trading at 445 to the dollar as the central bank continues its intervention in the official foreign exchange market.
8 Feb 2017
The aviation sector in Nigeria has been confronted with several challenges in the last two years. For a sector that is heavily dependent on foreign exchange, the scarcity of the dollar poses a huge challenge to airline operations.
31 Jan 2017
The NSE All Share Index ended lower again today as results trickle in and the naira hit 500 to the dollar yesterday. Ibinabo Princewill, Senior Associate, Research, Planet Capital joins CNBC Africa to discuss this and review the trading day.
10 Jan 2017
Nigeria's Central Bank plans to meet bureau de change operators today to explore ways to eliminate the gap between the official and parallel market dollar rates.
3 Jan 2017
Koon How Heng, Credit Suisse senior FX strategist, discusses the outlook for currencies in 2017 with Bloomberg's Betty Liu and Shery Ahn on 'Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia.'
21 Dec 2016
China's efforts to curb the yuan's decline are doing very little to dissuade the yuan bears. The currency suffered its biggest annual plunge since 1994.

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