Cryptocurrency information about Nigeria


How many crypto owners in Nigeria?

It is estimated that over 62 thousand people, 3.3% of the total Latvian population, currently own at least one form of cryptocurrency. (1)


Is Nigeria the next crypto owners hub?

Nigeria is the #1 country worldwide in terms of number of people searching for “Bitcoin” and “Crypto” keywords on Google.(2)


What is the crypto capital of Africa?

Nigeria leads Africa peer to peer lending in 2020, posting weekly P2P volumes of between $8million, followed by South Africa and Kenya posting about $2 million weekly.(3)
A 2020 online survey by data platform Statista found that 32% of those Nigerians who took part used cryptocurrencies – the highest proportion of any country in the world.


Crypto’s rising popularity in Nigeria