Dollar To Naira Exchange Rate Today, 7 June 2022
Monday, 6th 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.
How Much Is Dollar To Naira Exchange Rate Today Official Rate?
The official rate today, Monday, June 6th, 2022 , for $1 dollar to naira = ₦420.10/$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 ₦420.10/$1 on Monday 6th after it closed at ₦419.75 to a $1 on Friday, 3rd 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 N573 and sell at N610 on Monday, June 6th 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
The exchange rate between the naira and the US dollar opened at ₦420.10 /$1 on 6th June, 2022 and closed at ₦420.25 /$1 .
Showing a change of 0.12% and a daily turnover of $49.24 million.
According to data from FMDQ, forward rate went as high as ₦453.55 and as low as ₦419.98.
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.
Blackouts To Worsen As 20 Power Plants Suffer Major Problems
Power generation has dropped below 200MW due to the perennial power outages currently being experienced across the country.
According to reports, 20 gas power plants are currently under performing.
Nigeria has 23 power generating plants with 11,165MW capacity connected to the national grid.
The plants are managed by generation companies (GenCos), independent power providers, and Niger Delta Holding Company. Out of the 23, two are hydro plants.