Bitcoin Peer-to-Peer Trading Up 27% in Nigeria Since Crypto Ban Nigerians are working around government restrictions on crypto exchange accounts by using peer-to-peer Bitcoin trading platforms. In brief ▪️P2P trading volumes are surging in Nigeria, three months after a ban on financial institutions trading with crypto companies. ▪️Analysts point at worsening economic conditions, and the necessity of alternatives to the traditional financial system. ✍️By Adriana Hamacher✍️