Naira Exchange Rates Nigeria



Daily Naira / Dollar / Pounds / Euro Exchange Rates

Lagos Parallell Market Rates NGN/USD/GBP/EUR


Date Naira/Dollar (NGN/USD)
Buy/Sell
Naira/Pound (NGN/GBP)
Buy/Sell
Naira/Euro (NGN/EUR)
Buy/Sell
April 19, 2019 357/360 472/475 400/405
April 18, 2019 357/360 472/475 400/405
April 17, 2019 357/360 472/475 400/404
April 16, 2019 357/360 470/475 400/404
April 15, 2019 357/360 470/475 400/405
April 12, 2019 357/360 470/475 400/405
April 11, 2019 357/360 470/475 400/405
April 10, 2019 357/360 470/475 400/405
April 09, 2019 357/360 470/475 400/405
April 08, 2019 357/360 470/475 400/405
April 05, 2019 357/360 470/475 400/405
April 04, 2019 357/360 472/475 400/405
April 03, 2019 357/361 472/476 400/405
April 02, 2019 357/360 472/476 400/405
April 01, 2019 357/360 470/475 402/406
March 29, 2019 357/360 470/475 402/406
March 28, 2019 356/360 470/475 400/406
March 27, 2019 356/360 470/475 400/406
March 26, 2019 356/360 469/475 400/406
March 25, 2019 356/360 468/474 400/406
March 22, 2019 356/360 468/473 400/406
March 21, 2019 356/360 468/473 403/407
March 20, 2019 356/360 466/475 400/405
March 19, 2019 356/360 466/475 400/405
March 18, 2019 356/360 470/473 400/405

The parallel market rates represent the average rate from various black market dealers on the Lagos mainland and island.

There may be a N2/3 differential between Island and Mainland rates.

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) / Interbank Rates


Date Naira/Dollar (NGN/USD)
Naira/Pound (NGN/GBP) Naira/Euro (NGN/EUR)
April 19, 2019 306.95 400.69 347.00
April 18, 2019 306.95 401.12 346.94
April 17, 2019 306.95 400.93 346.88
April 16, 2019 306.95 402.62 347.28
April 15, 2019 306.95 402.62 347.28
April 12, 2019 307.00 401.46 345.86
April 11, 2019 307.00 402.01 346.29
April 10, 2019 307.00 400.78 346.26
April 09, 2019 307.00 403.92 345.76
April 08, 2019 307.00 403.84 345.14
April 05, 2019 307.00 403.27 344.60
April 04, 2019 307.00 404.47 345.09
April 03, 2019 307.00 400.20 344.17
April 02, 2019 307.00 402.68 345.07
April 01, 2019 306.95 402.35 344.79
March 29, 2019 306.95 402.71 344.85
March 28, 2019 306.95 405.84 346.27
March 27, 2019 306.95 406.49 347.16
March 26, 2019 306.95 405.54 347.43
March 25, 2019 306.90 403.75 346.88
March 22, 2019 306.90 402.53 349.68
March 21, 2019 306.90 405.66 348.73
March 20, 2019 306.90 406.79 348.36
March 19, 2019 306.95 407.32 348.60
March 18, 2019 306.95 406.77 347.43

The Interbank rates shows the current CBN exchange rates and official interbank rates. There are about 6 Forex windows maintained by the CBN each with a different exchange rate.

The windows are:
  1. Official Interbank Wholesale window
  2. NAFEX Window (NAFEX - Nigerian Autonomous Foreign Exchange window) quoted on the FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange platform
  3. NIFEX Window (NIFEX - Nigerian Foreign Exchange window) quoted on the FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange platform
  4. I & E Window (I&E - Investors and Exporters foreign exchange window). This includes loan repayments, loan interest payments, dividends/income remittances, capital repatriation, management services fees, consultancy fees, software subscription fees, technology transfer agreements, personal home remittances and any such other eligible invisible transactions including Miscellaneous Payments as specified under Memorandum 15 of the CBN Foreign Exchange Manual.
  5. SME Window - to enable SMEs import eligible finished and semi-finished items not exceeding $20,000 for an enterprise per quarter.
  6. SMIS Window (SMIS - Secondary Market Intervention Sales) for software developers, exporters. This includes international Airlines Ticket Sales Remittances
Unlike the general official interbank market, the rate at the I & E, NIFEX and NAFEX windows are market determined based on the forces of demand and supply, and are not set by the CBN.

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