JOHANNESBURG, Jan 27 (Reuters) - Wrapping up a monetary policy speech last week, Nigerian central bank governor Godwin Emefiele declared that the naira, which has crumpled to 190 to the dollar with...
Jan 27 (Reuters) - PZ Cussons Plc, the maker of Imperial Leather soaps, said first-half profit fell 8.2 percent, hurt by continued unrest in northern Nigeria and devaluation of the currency Naira.
Jan 27 (Reuters) - PZ Cussons Plc, the maker of Imperial Leather soaps, said first-half profit fell 8.2 percent, hurt by lower sales in Africa as its largest market Nigeria remained subdued and devaluation of the currency Naira.
* Death toll from attack on Maiduguri over 100 (Adds 5,000 Monguno residents fleeing, Maiduguri death toll)
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria , Jan 26 (Reuters) - Nigerian troops backed by air strikes were fighting on Monday to recapture the northeastern town of Monguno from Boko Haram insurgents who had seized it a day earlier, security sources said.
LAGOS, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Nigeria 's naira ended at a record closing low on Monday, despite central bank intervention, as the currency continued to weaken on strong demand for the greenback, dealers...
LAGOS, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Nigeria 's naira traded near a record intraday low on Monday as demand for the greenback met with thin liquidity, dealers said.
LAGOS, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Nigeria 's Access Bank will start marketing a rights issue on Monday aiming to raise 52.6 billion naira ($275.10 million) to invest in infrastructure and boost lending.
* Insurgents capture Monguno, repelled from Konduga in Borno (Adds comment from defence headquarters in par. 4 and 18)
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria , Jan 25 (Reuters) - Suspected Boko Haram militants began attacking Nigeria 's major northeastern city of Maiduguri just after midnight on Sunday, military, government and local sources said.