Nigeria Detains Binance Execs Over Alleged Illegal Crypto Operations, Seizes Passports

According to reports from various media outlets, Nigeria has detained two executives of the Binance crypto exchange after they arrived in the country. Allegations and Investigations The Office of the National Security Adviser reportedly detained the two individuals upon arrival and confiscated their passports, per sources cited by the Financial Times. A Coindesk report says that Nigerian officials had invited the executives for meetings but were intercepted upon landing, with authorities alleging that Binance had been operating illegally in the country. According to Bloomberg, while...


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