A security officer checks a man outside the Nigerian Stock Exchange in Lagos

Nigerian stocks drop to lowest in more than two years

LAGOS (Reuters) - Nigerian stocks fell to their lowest level in more than two years on Thursday after shares in the banking sector and Dangote Cement declined.

The main share index fell 0.1%, down for the third session to 27,690 points, a level last seen in May 2017.

(Reporting by Chijioke Ohuocha)

2019-08-01 15:22:47

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