Saturday, 30 July 2011


We use the US dollars as a system of exchange to come up with the top tier African currencies, please note that the currencies are prone to fluctuations and various systemic volatilities, so this is based on the currency exchange rate ending July 31 2011. Please note that the Ghanaian currency was pegged in July 2007.

Libyan Dinar (LYD)  1.19595
Tunisian Dinar (TND)  1.36994
Ghanaian Cedi (GHS)  1.49319
Egyptian Pound (EGP)  5.95855
Botswana Pula (BWP)  6.47588
Swaziland Lilangeni (SZL)  6.70145
Lesotho Loti (LSL)  6.70249
South African Rand (ZAR)  6.70923
Moroccan Dirham (MAD)  7.87571
Ethiopian Birr (ETB)  16.87933
Mauritius Rupee (MUR)  27.80481
Gambian Dalasi (GMD)  28.01196
Algerian Dinar (DZD)  72.76866
Cape Verde Escudo (CVE)  76.65786
Kenyan Shilling (KES)  90.93564
Malawi Kwacha (MWK)  150.04935
Nigerian Naira (NGN)  150.75073
Djibouti Franc (DJF)  173.18226
Sudanese Dinar (SDD)  265.0563
CFA BCEAO Franc (XOF)  455.96898
CFA BEAC Franc (XAF)  455.96898
Rwanda Franc (RWF)  594.59197
Burundi Franc (BIF)  1217.4058
Tanzanian Shilling (TZS)  1549.60378
Somali Shilling (SOS)  1618.93507
Uganda Shilling (UGX)  2579.38269
Zambian Kwacha (ZMK)  4747.81049