Thursday, 9th June: This is the news about the Dollar to Naira rate at the official and black market exchange rate.
Read Naija News update on the official dollar rate in nigeria as well as Black Market rates, Bureau De Change (BDC) rates, and CBN rates.
The official rate today, Thursday, June 9th, 2022, for $1 dollar to naira = ₦420.26/$1.
According to the data obtained from the FMDQ, where Naira is traded officially, the exchange rate between the naira and the US dollar opened at ₦420.26/$1 on Thursday 9th after it closed at ₦420.25 to a $1 on Wednesday, 8th June 2022.
Naija News reports that the dollar to naira exchange rate has maintained an average of N416.69 to a dollar since the beginning of the new year.
How much is a dollar to naira today in the black market?
The exchange rate for a dollar to naira at Lagos Parallel Market (Black Market) players buy a dollar for N580 and sell at N610 on Thursday, June 9th 2022, according to sources at Bureau De Change (BDC).
Please note that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) does not recognize the parallel market (black market), as it has directed individuals who want to engage in Forex to approach their respective banks.
Dollar to Naira Black Market Rate Today
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Trading at the official NAFEX window
The exchange rate between the naira and the US dollar opened at ₦420.26/$1 on 9th June, 2022 and closed at ₦422.50/$1. Showing a change of 0.54% and a daily turnover of $153.71 million.
According to data from FMDQ, forward rate went as high as ₦453.55 and as low as ₦434.50.
Spot rate: The dollar sold to the naira as high as ₦444.00 and as low as ₦413.00.
A spot exchange rate is the current price level in the market to directly exchange one currency for another, for delivery on the earliest possible value date.
Nigerian Electricity Distributors has said it recorded a total of 4.7 million meter registration in the last quarter of 2021.
Based on data reports by the power company, customer registration exercise stood still at 10 million for the past two years.
Records have it that in 2018, 42 per cent of electricity power users were duly metered. The following year, percentage of customers metered dropped to 40 per cent, Naija News understands.
While the reason for the drop was not explained by the power sector, metered customers maintained a status quo of 40 per cent in 2020.