As we said in our previous article on the top 15 strongest currencies in Africa, most currencies are often measured against the American Dollar.
The primary reason American Dollar is used a standard measurement is because of its vast global use where a large percentage of nations accept US Dollars for payments.
Let’s now have a look at some of the top 10 weakest currencies in Africa 2018.
It’s worth noting that the strength of a currency is is closely related with the economy of the country, along with other factors.
Weakest Currencies in Africa 2018
|No.||African Currency||Value to USD|
|8.||CFA BCEAO Franc||544.83748|
NB: CFA BCEAO Franc is the currency of 8 independent states in West Africa: Benin, Burkina Faso, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Mali, Niger, Senegal and Togo. Feel free to check: Top 15 Strongest Currencies in Africa