List of Africa’s 30 strongest currencies updated every week. The Povo News top 30 African currencies index uses the USD as the reference currency.
|Rank||Currency||Value to USD $1|
|1||Zimbabwean RTGS Dollar||2.5|
|9||South African Rand||14.01|
*We did not include the Libyan Dinar which is trading at 1:1.39 to the USD because the currency is artificially pegged by the Central Bank of Libya. Black market rates are around $1=04.51
**We also did not include countries in the South African rand union i.e Namibia, Lesotho, Swaziland & Namibia since their currencies are 1:1 with the South African rand