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  1. Nigeria's central bank tweaks FX peg again, naira falls

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    Tue, 30 Jun 2015

    LAGOS, June 30 (Reuters) - Nigeria 's central bank adjusted its exchange rate peg on Tuesday to 196.95 naira against the dollar from the 196.90 set last week, data on the bank's website...

  2. UPDATE 1- Nigeria's Oando sells 60 pct of downstream business to Vitol

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    Tue, 30 Jun 2015

    LAGOS, June 30 (Reuters) - Nigeria 's Oando has agreed to sell a 60 percent stake in its downstream business to Vitol and Helios Investment Partners for $276 million, the energy company said on...

  3. UPDATE 1- Nigeria's oil company kept nearly half of oil revenue - NEC

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    Mon, 29 Jun 2015

    * President Buhari elected on anti-graft ticket (Adds quotes, detail, background)

  4. UPDATE 1- Nigeria's bond yields rise, naira falls on FX curbs

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    Mon, 29 Jun 2015

    LAGOS, June 29 (Reuters) - The cost of borrowing for Nigeria rose on Monday and the naira currency weakened again in the wake of the central bank's new foreign exchange rules to conserve scarce...

  5. Nigeria's bond yields rise on FX, higher borrowing risks

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    Mon, 29 Jun 2015

    LAGOS, June 29 (Reuters) - Nigerian sovereign bond yields rose more than 10 basis point along the curve on Monday as domestic investors worried about the impact of a weaker currency on inflation and...

  6. Nigeria's naira down 2.7 pct since new central bank FX rules

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    Mon, 29 Jun 2015

    LAGOS, June 29 (Reuters) - Nigeria 's currency is trading at 226 naira to the dollar on the parallel market on Monday, down 2.7 percent since new central bank foreign exchange rules designed to...

  7. Suicide bombers kill at least three in northeast Nigeria

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    Sat, 27 Jun 2015

    MAIDUGURI, Nigeria , June 27 (Reuters) - Two suicide bombers killed at least three people and injured 16 in the capital of the northeastern Nigerian state of Borno on Saturday, the latest in a string of deadly attacks by suspected Islamist militants.

  8. UPDATE 2- Nigerian president dissolves state oil company board

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    Fri, 26 Jun 2015

    * President Buhari still to name cabinet (Adds comment from NNPC, analyst)

  9. AFRICA-DEBT-WEEKAHEAD-Kenya T-bill yields to track shorter term rates higher

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    Fri, 26 Jun 2015

    NAIROBI, June 26 (Reuters) - Yields on Kenyan Treasury bills are expected to rise at next week's sale to match shorter term rates, while Nigerian bond yields are likely to inch lower on an increase in demand mainly from pension funds.

  10. UPDATE 1-Obama, Nigeria's Buhari to meet July 20, discuss Boko Haram

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    Thu, 25 Jun 2015

    WASHINGTON, June 25 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama will host Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari at the White House on July 20 to discuss fighting the Boko Haram militant group, among other issues, the White House said on Thursday.

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