On Wednesday, the governor of the central bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emiefele trended first on Twitter (Nigeria’s most trendy social media platform) following a video where he described cryptocurrency as “money from the air”. He also claimed that cryptocurrency nature of decentralization encourages “players” to make dark transactions without being traced.
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Most Nigerians, especially youths have criticized this action especially being aware of the fact that the economic cycle are in support of the ban. Some individuals have called on the government to review and especially the Central Bank Of Nigeria to review and lift the ban on cryptocurrency, as it helps when the value of. Particular currency rises.