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Naira stabilises at interbank market


The naira on Wednesday stabilised at N304.75 to a dollar at the official interbank market. At the Bureau De Change window, the nation’s currency traded at N385 to a dollar, Central Bank of Nigeria controlled rate, while the Pound Sterling and the Euro closed at N564 and N509, respectively. The naira, however, weakened at the […]

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