(AFX UK Focus) 2010-03-25 14:46 Nigeria's cenbank sells $70 mln, naira gains (Interactive Investor)

LAGOS, March 25 (Reuters) - Nigeria's central bank sold $70.04 million at 148.30 naira to the U.S dollar at its forex auction on Wednesday, short of the $106.09 million demanded and the $200 million initially offered, traders said on Thursday. The regulator had sold $171 million at 148.31 naira per dollar at its previous auction on Monday. The naira strengthened on the interbank market to 149.55 ...
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Added March 25, 2010
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