Wednesday, 25th May: 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, Wednesday, May 25th, 2022, for $1 dollar to naira = ₦417.79/$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 ₦417.79/$1 on Wednesday 25th, after it closed at ₦419.00 to a $1 on Tuesday, 24th May 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 Wednesday, May 25th 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 ₦417.79/$1 on 25th May, 2022 and closed at ₦418.00/$1. Showing a change of -0.24% and a daily turnover of $108.33 million.
According to data from FMDQ, forward rate went as high as ₦453.35 and as low as ₦432.22.
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.
The importation of petrol by the Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited in April gulped N271.13 billion.
The national oil company made this known in its monthly presentation to the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) meeting on Tuesday
According to the NNPC, another N271.13 billion was deducted to cover the funds spent on fuel subsidy and failed to remit any money to the federation account for the fourth time in 2022.
The oil company added that it lifted overall crude oil of 8.80 million barrels (export domestic crude) in March 2022, representing a 10 per cent decrease relative to the 9.77 million barrels lifted in February 2022.