Naira crashes 108% against CFA
The naira has fallen by 108 per cent against the West African CFA (popularly known as CFA) in the past five years as the latter rallies to wipe out the hitherto wide trading gap between the two currencies.
Benitez, Paulinho back to China and into coronavirus quarantine
Champions League winner Rafael Benitez and former Barcelona star Paulinho have arrived back in China after being locked out by coronavirus, but now face 14 days' quarantine and an indefinite wait for the season to begin.
Ghana keen to adopt Eco as currency
Ghana is keen to adopt new West African currency Eco which is replacing CFA used by Francophone countries in the region. Eight members of the West African Monetary and Economic Union agreed to dump CFA for Eco on December 21. “It will help remove trade and monetary barriers, reduce transaction costs, boost economic activity, and…
British Council organises CFA exams in Abuja
The Chartered Financial Institute in association with British Council in Nigeria has delivered the first ever Certified Financial Analyst (CFA) exams in Abuja. The exam, which held yesterday was accomplished with over 100 candidates writing the exams in Abuja. The exams which also took place in Lagos (the second time in the state) had over…