While it was sold at N306.80 to the dollar at the official CBN window, it exchanged at N364 to the dollar at the parallel market in Lagos.
The Naira on Thursday appreciated against the dollar at the investor’s window, exchanging at N363.90 to the dollar and stronger than N364.23 posted on Wednesday.
The naira on Wednesday gained 50 kobo to exchange at N361 to the dollar at the parallel market in Lagos.
The state Commissioner of Police, Johnson Kokumo, disclosed this on Friday in Benin while briefing newsmen on the command’s enforcement of the presidential order prohibiting illicit sale of the Nigerian legal tender.
Nigerian customers can now shop directly from over 100 international stores, including Amazon, Zara, eBay and Macy’s, and pay in Naira.
The Pound Sterling and the Euro closed at N480 and N417, respectively.
The new service has been developed in furtherance of the company’s commitment toward enhancing easy and better service delivery.
The CBN also intervened to the tune of 53.44 million Chinese Yuan in the Spot and Short tenored forwards of the inter-bank foreign exchange market.
At the Bureau De Change window, the Naira was sold at N360 to the dollar, while the Pound Sterling and Euro closed at N477.5 and N413.
The Naira on Thursday appreciated marginally against the dollar at the Investors’ Window exchanging at N363. 57, stronger than N363.94 posted on Wednesday.
President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration is making progress in the fight against corruption as shady oil deals and the brazen theft of billions of Naira are no more.
The Naira on Wednesday depreciated marginally against the dollar at the investors’ window, trading at N364, weaker than N363.72 posted on Tuesday.
The Naira on Tuesday appreciated to N363.07 against the dollar at the investors’ window, stronger than N363.11 posted on Monday.
Some residents of Ibeju Lekki in Lagos on Saturday lamented their loss of valuables worth millions of Naira to flood from persistent rainfall since the early hours, coupled with the poor drainage facilities in the community.