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Nigeria: Naira Sells N170 to Dollar At Bureau De Change Friday

The Nigerian currency, the Naira traded firmly against the dollar at the official and parallel markets on Friday, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

The Naira traded at N170 to the dollar at the Bureau De Change (BDCs) and N155.7 at the official market.

At the "black" market, the Naira traded also at N172 to the dollar since December 23.

It sold at N272 to the Pound, losing N4 from the N268 it was offered at the BDCs on December 22.

The Naira, however, appreciated against the Pound at the official market, selling at N253.98, as against N254.80 on Dec. 23.

The Naira at the black market, depreciated against the Pound with N3, as it was sold at N275 from N272.

The Naira against the Euro went for N212.29 at the official market and N220 at the BDCs.

It depreciated against the Euro at the black market, as it sold for N225 from the N224.5 on December18 at the black market.


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