Canadian dollar to Naira Black Market today


Up to date Canadian dollar to Naira black market exchange rate today


The page primary focus is on Canadian dollar to Naira daily black market exchange rate today which includes black market 1 CAD to NGN rate. The FX market is in a constant state of flux, rising or falling in response to economic and fiscal stimuli occurring anywhere on the planet earth.

One important reason you ought to check how much is Canadian dollar to Naira black market rate today is that it helps you to make a calculated decision especially for business and students who need Canadian dollar for their education. You must know the price at the moment. This will help prevent buying or selling when it is not favourable.


For example, you have 1 Canadian dollar at 360 Naira. You would not want to sell a Canadian dollar when it goes down to 270. You would rather sell at the same price of 360 or at a higher price. I believe you are here to know how much a Canadian dollar to Naira exchange rate in the black market today.

Canadian dollar to Naira Parallel Foreign / Black Market Exchange Rate Today September 23, 2021 9:00 am time:.


Convert into Result – September 23, 2021 9:00 am
1 CAD  NGN 1 Canadian dollar = 323 Nigerian Nairas
10 CAD  NGN 10 Canadian dollar = 1,617 Nigerian Nairas
50 CAD  NGN 50 Canadian dollar = 16,172 Nigerian Nairas
100 CAD  NGN 100 Canadian dollar = 32,343 Nigerian Nairas

Parallel Foreign /Black market Exchange Rate rate today is the same all over Nigeria such as Lagos, Cross River, Asaba, Benin, Abuja, Kano Lokoja Kwara Ilorin, Port Harcourt, Ogun, Ondo, Ibadan but local black market price may differ.



Lagos black market today

Inside Lagos black market exchange rate today as at .,  [current_date format=d/m/Y] [price may vary depending on the amount of money being exchanged and bargaing power] bargaing

Sell You Get – September 23, 2021 9:00 am
1 CAD 258 Nigerian Nairas
Buy With
1 CAD 388 Nigerian Nairas



Nigeria States black market today

Outside Lagos Black market exchange rate today as at .,  [current_date format=d/m/Y] [price may vary depending on the amount of money being exchanged]

Sell You get – September 23, 2021 9:00 am
1 CAD 319 Nigerian Nairas
Buy With
1 CAD 327 Nigerian Nairas


Use this currency converter to know how much the number of CAD/NGN you wish to exchange.


Quick fact about CAD

The Canadian dollar is is the currency of Canada.. The code of Canadian dollar is  CAD. $ is the symbol of the Canadian dollar.

Did you know:
  • Canadian dollar was introduced in 1 Jan 1858 (161 years ago).
  • Canadian dollar has 9 banknotes ( $1 , $2 , $5 , $10 , $20 , $50 , $100 , $500 and $1000 )
  • The most popular conversions of Canadian dollar are CAD/euro


The Naira of Nigeria

The Naira was a major international exchange currency during the 1970s. Nowadays, after the serious monetary devaluation, 1 Canadian dollar is equivalent to 323 Naira.

The Naira is subdivided into 100 Kobos. Few of the latter are currently in circulation due to the devaluation of the Nigerian currency. The only coins in current circulation are of 50 Kobos, and 1 et 2 Nairas.

The 1 Naira banknote carries the image of a mask on its reverse side. The sculpting of masks is a major art form in Africa. The shapes, sizes and materials are many and varied. When they represent animals, they are supposed to bring their characteristic qualities to the bearer. When they are in the form of human faces, they tend to be those of sorcerers, who mediate between the divine and human dimensions. Nigerian traditions and customs are also presented on the 5 Naira bill with the ritual dances of the Nkpokiti troupe.



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Quick fact about Naira

The Nigerian Naira is the currency of Nigeria. The code of Nigerian Naira is NGN. is the symbol of Nigerian Naira. The Nigerian Naira is divided in 100 kobos. NGN is regulated by the Central Bank of Nigeria.

Did you know:

  • The most popular conversions of Nigerian Naira are NGN/Canadian dollar NGN/Ghanaian cedi NGN/Canadian dollar NGN/Canadian dollar
  • The Nigerian Naira was introduced on 1 Jan 1973 (46 years ago).
  • There are 3 coins for the Nigerian Naira (₦0.5, 1 and 2 ),
  • the Nigerian Naira has 9 banknotes ( ₦5, ₦10, ₦20, ₦50, ₦100, ₦200, 500 and 1000 )



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Black market exchange

About the black Market exchange rate in Nigeria

A black market exchange often called parallel system is one in which transactions take place at more than one exchange rate and at least one of the prevailing rates is a freely floating, market-determined.

Black market exchange rate systems may be legal or illegal. When the parallel market for foreign exchange is legal, it is often referred to as a dual exchange rate (DER) system. In these cases, most current account transactions take place at a pegged commercial rate, and capital account transactions at a market-determined financial rate.

Illegal parallel market systems emerge when private agents attempt to evade restrictions on the price or quantity of foreign exchange transactions. Illegal parallel markets are the norm in most of Africa especially Nigeria, which has never successfully unified its exchange rate.

Black market exchange is a platform where currencies are brought and sold. These markets are guided by a central authority but there is always an agreement between the seller and buyer. This agreement is usually based on the volume of money been sold or bought. In essence, the black market is a free market, regulated only by supply and demand.


Local black market operation in Nigeria

The physical black market is not a place you rush in and rush out. You must be careful. You should go there with someone familiar with how they operate. Make sure you visit a bureau de exchange who has an office. Ensure you have written down the serial number of your Canadian dollar notes (if it’s just a few notes). To avoid the word… “This is fake” I have heard complaints from people who took original Canadian dollar note and ended been fake after it was checked by the exchangers.

In Nigeria, the Hausas had been the major players in black market currencies exchange. Even banks with FX issues usually advise customers to visit the bureau de exchange. How do they make money?

In the black market currency exchange, they buy from at a cheaper rate. For example, the Canadian dollar is pegged at 323 Naira to 1 Canadian dollar. At the black market, if you’re selling your 1 Canadian dollar to get naira today, the abokis would buy from you at a lower price. Let say they buy at 1 Canadian dollar CAD for 357 NGN Naira as opposed to 360 and sell for 362.

But why is Canadian dollars is higher than Naira today?

Canadian dollars is higher than Naira today because the Nigeria’s economy operates one commodity-based economy, which is oil, a major source of her foreign currency. In the short-range, Nigeria is obsessed with easy money of oil trading and outrightly rejects the growing diversifications of her economy she initiated. A great nation like Nigeria has refused to grow her economy with all the natural and human capital at her disposal.

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