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Central bank stabilises naira with $25.68 billion in eight months

The Central Bank of Nigeria injected about $25.68bn to stabilise the nation’s currency in the foreign exchange market between January and August this year.

Central bank Injects $210 million into forex market

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has injected 210 million U.S. dollars into interbank segment of the Foreign Exchange Market following sales concluded on Tuesday.

Forex: Central bank intervenes with $321.11 million, CNY33.3 million

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday said it made another intervention in the Retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS) with the injection of about $321 million.

Forex: Turnover in I&E rises by 38% to $4bn in July

The volume of dollars traded (turnover) in the Investors and Exporters (I&E) window of the foreign exchange market rose sharply by 38 percent, month-on-month, to $4.12 billion in July from $2.9 billion in June, 2019.

Central bank injects $210 million into forex market

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has injected the sum of 210 million dollars into the inter-bank Foreign Exchange Market after the transactions on Tuesday, July 30.

Central bank injects $284.2 million, ¥36 million into retail secondary market

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has injected 284.2 million dollars in the retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS).
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Oby Ezekwesili kicks against central bank’s planned forex restriction for milk

Former Education Minister and Vice-President of the World Bank’s Africa division, Oby Ezekwesili, and other Nigerians expressed concerns about the addition of milk to planned to list of items banned from accessing the official foreign exchange market.

Forex: Central bank injects $298.71 million into retail market

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says it has made another intervention of 298.71million dollars in the retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS).
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Central bank boosts retail forex market with $242.04 million, ¥32.3 million

In continuation of its intervention in the inter-bank foreign exchange market, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday injected about $242.04 million into the retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS).

Naira closes at N359.5 per dollar at parallel market in Lagos

The Naira on Tuesday closed at N359.5 to a dollar at the parallel market in Lagos, newsmen reports.

Central bank summons currency dealers, others on development in forex market

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has summoned all authorised currency dealers for a meeting to discuss development in the foreign exchange market.

Central bank injects $210 million into forex market

The interbank segment of the Foreign Exchange Market has received a boost of $210 million from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) following sales concluded last Tuesday.

Godwin Emefiele: Nigeria ready for business

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has assured investors and the international community that the country having gone through a successful election, was ready for investments.

Forex market gets $210 million Intervention

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday injected the sum of $210 million into the interbank foreign exchange market, in continuation of its sustenance of liquidity in that segment of the market.

LCCI decry exclusion of textile from Forex

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) says the exclusion of all forms of textile materials from the foreign exchange market pose a threat to the N5 trillion fashion industry.

Naira gains against dollar at investors window

The Naira on Friday gained against the dollar at the investors window, exchanging at N360.18 to the dollar.

Central bank places all forms of textile, garments on forex restriction list

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has placed access to foreign exchange for all forms of textile materials on the FOREX restriction list, the Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, announced in Abuja on Tuesday.

Naira appreciates against dollar at I&E window

The Naira on Thursday appreciated against the dollar at the import and export (I&E) window in Lagos, exchanging at N360.99 to the dollar from the N361.18 it traded on Wednesday.

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